Scenes from the Bible

  Scenes from the Bible

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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1886

Three--light window. Unusual choice of themes, including a scene from the parable of the fig tree; representations of righteousness and peace, and the Adoration of the Magi.

technique: stained glass

firm/studio: Ward & Hughes

Church of St Peter, Machynlleth, Powys
north wall of the nave

Texts: 'Let it alone this year' (Luke 13:8); 'Righteousness & peace have kissed each other' (Psalm 85:10); 'They presented unto him gifts; gold, frankincense & myrrh' (Matthew 2:11).

Given in memory of George Henry Robert Charles William, 5th Marquess of Londonderry (d.1884) by his 'Welsh friends and neighbours'.





 

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References

Richard Haslam, The Buildings of Wales: Powys (Harmondsworth/Cardiff: 1979), p. 155.




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