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Medieval Fragments

  Medieval Fragments

Photo © Martin Crampin

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probably mainly early sixteenth century

Roundel of medieval glass set at the base of a three-light window. Includes a female face, a further very faded face, a hand holding a closed book and a bare foot, perhaps in water.



Church of St Mary, Treuddyn, Flintshire
west end of the nave

The foot may belong to a figure of Christopher, who is often depicted crossing a river with the Christ-child on his shoulders.




 
Record added by Martin Crampin. Last updated on 13-12-2011

 

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Further reading

Mostyn Lewis, Stained Glass in North Wales up to 1850 (Altrincham: John Sherratt and Son Ltd, 1970), p. 92.


 

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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/3794 (accessed 12 August 2020)


 

  Medieval Fragments

Photo © Martin Crampin



 
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