Definitions for "Baptistry"
In early times, a separate building, usually polygonal, used for baptismal services. Small churches were often changed into baptisteries when larger churches were built near.
A part of a church containing a font and used for baptismal services.
bowl for baptismal water
Keywords:  pisa, begun, italy, completed
The Baptistry, Pisa, Italy, was begun in 1153 and completed in 1363.