acquamanile

Article

A large metal ewer which, with its matching bowl, is used for the washing of the hands of prelates during solemn functions.

MLA Citation

  • Cardinal Giacomo Lercaro. “acquamanile”. A Small Liturgical Dictionary, 1950. CatholicSaints.Info. 3 July 2012. Web. 18 November 2018. <http://catholicsaints.info/acquamanile/>