Origin of hagioscope
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There is a somewhat similar, but not so good, hagioscope at Cury.The Cornish Coast (South)
Charles G. Harper
It has a church, built about 1250, with a gabled tower and with a hagioscope in the chancel.
The hagioscope in the chancel appears as a window in the outer wall.
The rest of the fabric has undergone restoration, though it retains a hagioscope and two piscinas.Somerset
G.W. Wade and J.H. Wade
Traces of fresco remain under the panelling, and the chaplains room with its hagioscope for the altar is on the east.Cambridge
Mildred Anna Rosalie Tuker
- architect another name for squint (def. 6)
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