Boaz and Jachin

  Boaz and Jachin

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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about 1920
Two-light window, with the two standing figures under elaborate canopies. They both hold the pillars of the temple named after them.

technique: stained glass

firm/studio: Percy Bacon Brothers

Church of St Nicholas and St John, Monkton, Pembrokeshire
north wall of the north chancel chapel

Inscriptions: 'He set up the left pillar and called the name Boaz', 'He set up the right pillar and called the name thereof Jachin'.
Given by the Freemasons.





 

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References

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 216.

Thomas Lloyd, Julian Orbach and Robert Scourfield, The Buildings of Wales: Pembrokeshire (New Haven/London: Yale University Press, 2004), p. 297.

Some Stained Glass Windows executed within the past twenty years (London: The British Society of Master Glass-Painters, 1930), p. 12.




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  Boaz and Jachin

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales


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