Sentence Examples

  • A trial of the pyx is mentioned in the Lansdowne MSS.
  • They are probably of the Norman period, and were kept in the Pyx Chapel at Westminster, now in the custody of the Commissioners of Works.
  • In the East it was kept against the wall behind the altar; in the West, in a locked aumbry in some part of the church, or (as in England and France) in a pyx made in the form of a dove and suspended over the altar.
  • PYX (Gr.
  • This chest was formerly kept in the Chapel of the Pyx in Westminster Abbey.

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