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The Arrival of St Decwyn
Two-light window with the saint standing in a coracle on the sea, with a dog and horses by the shore. A cormorant stands below with the text 'Croeso i Decwyn Sant' [Welcome to St Decwyn], and a vase of daffodils in shown in the lower right-hand light, in a jar with the dedication.
size: 39 cm (width of each light)
artist: Polly Hope
Church of St Michael, Ynys, Gwynedd
south wall of the chancel
The window is signed and dated by the artist.
Given in memory of Frances and Richard Hughes by their children. The author Richard Hughes, who lived locally late in his life, is depicted as Decwyn.
Record added by Martin Crampin. Last updated on 13-12-2011
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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/3757 (accessed 1 September 2014)
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