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The Arrival of St Tecwyn

  The Arrival of St Tecwyn

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1988

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 Tecwyn], 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 Tecwyn.





 
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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2015.
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  The Arrival of St Tecwyn

Photo © Martin Crampin



 
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