Stained Glass of Buckinghamshire Churches


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Window: 06, S aisle S (E2), St Mary, Wendover

Location in Church:
S aisle S (E2)
Type:
2 lights
Size (width x height):
3' 10" x 7' 7" or 1.18m x 2.30m
Subject(s):
The Good Samaritan
Date Made:
1886
Craftsman:
Sources for Dates & Craftsmen:
Church's Guide Book .
Dedicated to:
Thomas Croxford More...
Donated by:
Philip Smith & Albert Smith . More...

 


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Window in Situ
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Overall View of Glass
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Two main lights: They portray the Parable of the Good Samaritan. [Luke 10: 30-37]
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Two scenes: The inscription below "Blessed are the merciful for they shall obtain mercy" is from Matthew 5:7 (the 5th Beatitude).
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LH scene: The Samaritan pours oil into the victim's wound.
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LH scene: Close up view. The priest is walking away in the background, to be followed by the Levite.
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RH scene: The Samaritan pays the Innkeeper.
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RH scene: Close up view. The victim can be seen lying inside the inn, whose "Rising Sun" sign is hanging outside.
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Complete Tracery: Branches, foliage and roses.
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Top of Tracery: A shield with the IHC Christogram.
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Base of Window with inscription.
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