Stained Glass of Buckinghamshire Churches


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Window: 01, East, St Mary & Nicholas, Chetwode

Location in Church:
East
Type:
5 lancets
Subject(s):
12 apostles, Ascension, Cross, Adoration of the Magi, all on a Geometric design with many decorative roundels, and linking grisaille work.
Subject(s) - Notes:
The Apostles included are Peter, Philip, Simon, Andrew, John, Bartholomew, Matthew, James, James Zebedee, Thomas, Matthias, Thaddeus. In this version of the list (which can vary) Matthias has taken the place of Judas.
Date Made:
1842
Craftsman:
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Donated by:
Walter Henry Blackridge More...
Notes on Window:
The 5 lancets originally contained 13th century glass which had deteriorated by the mid 19th century. The parts that remained were moved to the 3 lancets of the South window (02), and new glass was made for the East window. However the overall geometrical design is similar to the original mediaeval glass. More...

 


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Centre Light
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Light 1, left-hand
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Light 2
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Light 4
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Light 5
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Inscription across base of 3 lights of window.
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Layout of Apostles, etc, depicted in the East window.
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