Symbols from Revelation

  Symbols from Revelation

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Eight-light rose window. Includes the four creatures from Revelation 4, adopted as the four symbols of the evangelists, and the Agnus Dei at the centre.

technique: stained glass

firm/studio: William Morris & Co (Westminster)
designer: Frederick W. Cole

St Davids Cathedral, St Davids, Pembrokeshire
west wall of the north aisle

One of a pair of rose windows in the west wall of the cathedral. They are dated 1957 in the Directory of the British Society of Master Glass Painters, published in 1966.


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Further reading

Thomas Lloyd, Julian Orbach and Robert Scourfield, The Buildings of Wales: Pembrokeshire (New Haven/London: Yale University Press, 2004), p. 414.


Painton Cowen, A Guide to Stained Glass in Britain (London: Michael Joseph, 1985), p. 223.

A Directory of Stained Glass Windows (London: The British Society of Master Glass-Painters, 1966), p. 36.

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  Symbols from Revelation

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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