How to use Sacristy in a sentence
In the sacristy is some fine silverwork.
The sacristy of St Francesco contains two 14th-century pictures, one by Roberto da Oderisio of Naples.
In the sacristy is a crucifix in silver by Paolo Vanni of Perugia (1398).
In the sacristy are fine intarsias.
In 1568, at the time of the religious troubles, they were transferred to the cathedral of Meaux, where his shrine may still be seen in the sacristy.Advertisement
At Z is the treasury of St Mark, which was originally one of the towers belonging to the old ducal palace; E, site of old houses; G, clocktower; H, old palace of procurators; J, old library; M, two columns; N, Ponte della Paglia; 0, Bridge of Sighs; W, Giants' Staircase; X, sacristy of St Mark; Y, Piazzetta.
The approach to the grotto lay through a portico on the level with and fronting the street, and a pronaos, in communication with which was a kind of sacristy.
The sacristy contains a carved wooden nuptial chest of the 10th or i ith century.
The sacristy has fine carvings.
One of its chief treasures is an exquisite 15th-century Florentine altar-frontal, preserved in the sacristy.Advertisement
Gregory died on the 12th of March 604, and was buried the same day in the portico of the basilica of St Peter, in front of the sacristy.
The sacristy of St Maclou is conjectured to have formed the chapel of the castle of the counts of Bar, of which the square tower flanking the north side of the church formed the entrance.
A large portion remains of the adjoining buildings, including chapter-house, sacristy, cloisters and dormitory.
Books might also have been kept in the Sacristy or in the adjacent cloister alley.
There is a list of winners in the porch - please pick up prizes from the Sacristy or Rectory and present counterfoils.Advertisement
The altar's wooden crucifix with brass figure is now in the sacristy.
The lower masonry courses of the surviving fragment of the Chapter House are in bond with the east wall of the Sacristy.
A small number of vestments are always laid out in the main sacristy in the appropriate liturgical color of the day.
A replica of the bomb is today displayed in the church sacristy.
I watch a wagtail 's pulsing throat; It's nesting in the sacristy.Advertisement
The choir has not only the tomb but a matching piscina and sedilia and a richly framed sacristy door.
I watch a wagtail 's pulsing throat; It 's nesting in the sacristy.
Near the sacristy are also some Gothic chapels of the Aragonese period.
In the sacristy is a series of loth-century mosaics, and in other parts of the church are inferior and later mosaics from cartoons by later Venetian masters.
The finest church is that of Santa Maria del Carmine, the old 14th-century church now serving as a sacristy to that built from 1678 to 1750.Advertisement
Between it and the transept we find the sacristy (X), and a small book-room (Y), armariolum, where the brothers deposited the volumes borrowed from the library.
On the east side stands the two-aisled chapter-house (5), between which and the south transept is a small sacristy (3), and on the other side two small apartments, one of which was probably the parlour (6).
Among the archives, kept in the sacristy of the church, are several banners captured by the Appenzellers in former days, among them one taken in 1406 at Imst, near Lanedeck, with the inscription Hundert Teufel, though popularly this number is multiplied a thousandfold.
In the sacristy there is a very beautiful miniature-like painting of the "Scourging of Christ," by Piero della Francesca, and other pictures by later artists.
To the north of the church, beyond the sacristy (L), and the side chapels (M), we find the cell of the sub-prior (a), with its garden.
The refectory stretches northwards at right angles to the cloister, which lies to the north of the church, having the chapter-house and sacristy on the east.
The octagonal sacristy (before 1488), with niches below and a gallery above, with stucco decorations by Bramante himself (the frieze with putti and medallions is ascribed to Caradosso), is a masterly work, and one of his best.
The church or minster of St Cuthberga is a fine cruciform structure of various styles from Early Norman to Perpendicular, and consists of a central lantern tower, nave and choir with aisles, transepts without aisles, western or bell tower, north and south porches, crypt and vestry or sacristy, with the library over it.