singing bread

1) The wafer used in the celebration of the mass.

1453 j box of silver covered for syngyngbrede, Castle Bolton

1490 a thrawen boxe of tre for syngyngbreid, York

1524 ‘the seal is round about the quantity of one lez synging bread not of the lest’, Kirkby Malzeard

1567 trueth it is that I had in a box certayne syngyng breads remanyng, Beverley.

dates 1453 1490 1524 1567

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