footstone

[ foo t-stohn ]
/ ˈfʊtˌstoʊn /

noun

a stone placed at the foot of a grave.
Masonry. a kneeler at the foot of a gable.

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Origin of footstone

1875–80; foot + stone. Cf. headstone
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