Gabata (or Gabbatha)

Gabata (or Gabbatha)

properly a bowl; hence a pensile lamp of similar form, for a church, made of different metals-gold, silver, brass, and electrum. These lamps were frequently embossed, or decorated in bass-relief, and ornamented with lilies, heads of gryphons or lions, or even fashioned in the form of these animals. Like the corone used for lighting, they very often had crosses. attached to them.

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