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Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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about 1865-1868

medium: ceramic
technique: fired

designer: William Butterfield

Church of St Peter, Bont-goch, Ceredigion
reredos on the east wall of the sanctuary

An excellent example of a restrained Tractarian altarpiece. It may be another example in this church of the collaboration between Butterfield and Alexander Gibbs, as Gibbs certainly worked in tile painting as well as in stained glass.




 

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References

Thomas Lloyd, Julian Orbach and Robert Scourfield, The Buildings of Wales: Carmarthenshire and Ceredigion (London: Yale University Press, 2006), p. 468.




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