Large Capacity Gold Plate Ciborium
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A Ciborium is a container, used in Roman Catholic, Anglican, and related Churches' rituals to store Holy Communion. Its shape resembles that of a chalice but is more round than conical, and comes with a cover ornamented by a cross or other sacred designs.
Formerly, in the founding days of the Church, Holy Communion was not kept in churches for fear of sacrilege or desecration. Later, the first ciboriums were kept at homes to be handy for the Last Rites where needed. A ciborium is usually kept in a tabernacl