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St Gregory the Great and St Augustine of Hippo

  St Gregory the Great and St Augustine of Hippo

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1892

Two-light window with standing figures and a scene of the risen Christ meeting Mary Magdalene below. The left-hand figure holds a triple cross and wears a papal tiara, with a dove at his ear, while the right-hand figure wears a mitre and holds an elaborate crozier and a flaming heart.


firm/studio: C.E. Kempe

Church of St John, Barmouth, Gwynedd
north wall of the sanctuary (window number: nII)

The window forms a pair with the adjacent window of the north chancel wall, depicting the four Latin fathers of the church.




 
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Philip Collins, The Corpus of Kempe Stained Glass in the UK and Ireland (Kempe Trust, 2000), p. 330.


 

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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2018.
http://stainedglass.llgc.org.uk/object/4931 (accessed 15 December 2018)



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