Censers

Refers to containers with perforated covers used for burning incense in a ritual context, especially ecclesiastical; usually of metal or ceramic.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
22477
Names
censers
censer
thurible
thuribles
thuribula
thuribulum
turibula
wierookvaten Dutch
wierookvat Dutch
encensoirs French
encensoir French
acerre Italian
acerra Italian
incensario Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300198814. The J. Paul Getty Trust.