a vessel for holding holy water.
Historical Examples

The brush used for sprinkling is an aspergill (aspergillum), or aspersoir, and the vessel for this water an aspersorium.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 7 Various

And those figures that moved about it, with censor and aspersorium, were as angels for tenderness and dignity and undoubted power.
None Other Gods Robert Hugh Benson

A brush or aspersorium, used for sprinkling holy water, was leaning against the wall.
Under the Rose Frederic Stewart Isham

noun (RC Church) (pl) -ria (-rɪə), -riums
a basin containing holy water with which worshippers sprinkle themselves
Also called aspergillum. a perforated instrument used to sprinkle holy water


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