Agnus Dei

  Agnus Dei

Photo © Martin Crampin

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1840

Stained glass in the tracery lights over grisaille glass below. The imagery includes the lamb holding the banner with the red cross, two angels holding the texts (in Latin) 'Glory to God in the highest' "And on earth peace' (Luke 2: 14) and the chi-rho with alpha and omega. The arms of the diocese of St Asaph and the archbishopric of Canterbury are also depicted.

technique: stained glass


Church of St Grwst, Llanrwst, Conwy
east wall of the chancel

The date is given over the image of the lamb.




 

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Further reading

Mostyn Lewis, Stained Glass in North Wales up to 1850 (Altrincham: John Sherratt and Son Ltd, 1970), p. 73.




View this object on the Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue


Photo © Martin Crampin


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