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The Real Light

 The Real Light

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Abstract two-light window with rays of light emanating from a circle near the top of the design across both lights. Doves and stars orbit around the circular light, with text 'The Real Light' below.

size: 32 cm (width of each light)
artist: John Petts

Church of St David, Betws, Carmarthenshire
south wall of the nave (window number: sV)

Given in memory of Jennifer Mary Saward Evans (1945–9) by her mother.

Record added by Martin Crampin. Last updated on 21-11-2023


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Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 287.

Thomas Lloyd, Julian Orbach and Robert Scourfield, The Buildings of Wales: Carmarthenshire and Ceredigion (London: Yale University Press, 2006), p. 121.

Alison Smith, 'John Petts: Designer-Craftsman 1914-1991' The Journal of Stained Glass, vol. xix, no. 2 (1991–3), p. 225.


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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2023. (accessed 13 April 2024)

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