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cinerarium

A depository for urns containing the ashes of the dead.
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Instead, these chests are replaced by serried rows of cinerary urns, offering a very different and renewed sense of the presence of the dead gathered around the high altar.
The item was identified as being a Roman marble cinerary urn dating to about the first century only after auctioneers from Christie's were invited to value a host of collectable items at the house.
Spanning a variety of scales, styles, media, and cultures from the primitive through twentieth-century collections, the historical objects included a cinerary urn, a bronze portrait head of a lady, and an eleven-headed wooden statue; they were arranged to echo the stance, textures, and form of Pondick's own pieces.
After the concert, participants holding candles sang hymns and prayed at the columbarium in the church basement, where 1,300 cinerary urns are kept.
Abolished, and her frightful wing in the tears in the pool, abolished, that mirrors the alarms, the naked golds flaying the crimson space, an Aurora has, heraldic plumage, chosen our cinerary, sacrificial tower, heavy tomb a beautiful bird has fled, lone whim of dawn in vain black plumage .
That the retort was an elaborately designed, computerized machine that recycled cinerary vapor through a series of funnels and, in the end, the only thing left was heat, not smoke.
40) Some of the additional bone recovered from the cinerary urn (Fig.