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The Ascension

  The Ascension

Photo © Martin Crampin

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about 1882

Five-light window. Ascending Christ flanked by angels with eleven apostles and Mary. Five resurrection scenes (left to right) the angel and the two women at the tomb, risen Christ with Mary Magdalene, the supper at Emmaus, Christ and St Thomas and Christ's commision to Peter. Enthroned Christ in Glory surrounded by angels at apex of window.


Manufacturer: Clayton & Bell

Church of St Mary, Tenby, Pembrokeshire
west wall of the nave (window number: WI)



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

 

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Further reading

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass at the Church of St Mary the Virgin, Tenby (Aberystwyth: Sulien, 2014), p. 8.

References

Thomas Lloyd, Julian Orbach and Robert Scourfield, The Buildings of Wales: Pembrokeshire (New Haven/London: Yale University Press, 2004), p. 471.

Painton Cowen, A Guide to Stained Glass in Britain (London: Michael Joseph, 1985), p. 223.


 

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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2023.
https://stainedglass.delweddau.cymru/object/74 (accessed 13 April 2024)



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