Holy-water stoup - definition of Holy-water stoup by The Free Dictionary
|the stone stoup or font placed near the entrance of a church, as a receptacle for holy water.|
See also: Holy
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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A report on notable acquisitions by the Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth, Texas, published in APOLLO in October 2007, singled out a gilt-bronze statuette of St John the Baptist, claiming it to be by Michelozzo, and to be the central figure from the holy-water stoup
in SS Annunziata, Florence.