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Middle English sacristie from Anglo-Norman from Medieval Latin sacristia from sacrista sacristan sacristan
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Latin sacristia
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.
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