cantharus


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cantharus

A fountain or basin in the atrium or courtyard before ancient and some Oriental churches, where persons could wash before entering the church.
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The Cantharus group (Gastropoda: Buccinidae) on the Almirante Leite Bank (Mozambique) with description of two new species and one new genus.
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The simple beauty of the silver cantharus cups, decorated in relief with the fruits of the olive tree and recovered from a 'treasure chest' in a cellar in Pompeii, neatly link together the worlds encompassed by the books under review.