1) A box or coffer but principally the vessel in which the consecrated bread of the sacrament is reserved.

1490 I bequeath my saltcellar and a silver box for a pyx to be made thereof and for the body of Christ to be placed in the same, Halifax

1542 to be bestowed of the pix of the hie alter of Otteley vjs viijd.

spellings pix
places Halifax Otley
dates 1490 1542

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