Gernrode, church of S. Cyriac, baptismal
ID
 
305
 
Original Country
 
Germany
 
Region
 
Sachsen-Anhalt (Saxony-Anhalt)
 
Sorting Title
 
Gernrode, church of S. Cyriac, baptismal
 
Subject
 

The baptismal font from the church of S. Cyriac at Gernrode.

 
Creation Date
 
circa 1150
 
Century
 
12th
 
Style Genre
 
Romanesque
 
Format Medium
 

stone

 
Original Location
 

Gernrode

 
Historical Context
 

The baptismal font of Saint Cyriac at Gernrode was created circa 1150. The images carved around the baptismal depict the birth, death, and ascension of Christ.

 
Related Work
 

Church of Saint Cyriac external and internal views; Gernrode, church of S. Cyriac, Gernrode cloister (interior)

 
Current Repository
 

Gernrode

 
Photo Credit
 
June Mecham
 
Image of Gernrode, church of S. Cyriac, baptismal.