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Peter's Commission
from Scenes from the Gospels

  Peter's Commission    from    Scenes from the Gospels

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1875

Three two-light windows. The first window depicts a standing figure of Christ in the left-hand light facing a woman in the right-hand light. Behind the woman is a tower and spire of a town. Upper quatrefoil depicts a saint with a palm and a star. The second window depicts John and kneeling figure of Peter with shepherd's staff in the left-hand light opposite Christ holding keys with sheep. Upper quatrefoil with Agnus Dei. The third window depicts Mary kneeling with standing figure of Christ teaching. Upper quatrefoil with Cecilia playing an organ.


firm/studio: Joseph Bell & Son

Church of the Holy Trinity, Aberaeron, Ceredigion
north wall of the chancel

Text: 'Jesus saith unto him feed my sheep' (John 21:17).




 
Record added by Martin Crampin. Last updated on 22-12-2011

 

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Further reading

Thomas Lloyd, Julian Orbach and Robert Scourfield, The Buildings of Wales: Carmarthenshire and Ceredigion (London: Yale University Press, 2006), p. 393.


 

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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2011.
http://stainedglass.llgc.org.uk/object/3647 (accessed 24 September 2020)



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Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales



 
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