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Christ Contemplating His Crucifixion

  Christ Contemplating His Crucifixion

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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about 1800

Three-light window showing the young Christ surrounded by child angels, with the cross and emblems of the Crucifixion.

artist: Francis Eginton

Church of St Tecla, Llandegla, Denbighshire
east wall of the chancel

Moved from St Asaph Cathedral in 1864, where the heraldic glass by the artist remains in situ.

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


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Further reading

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 70.

Edward Hubbard, The Buildings of Wales: Clwyd (Harmondsworth/Cardiff: Penguin/University of Wales Press, 1986), p. 192.

Mostyn Lewis, Stained Glass in North Wales up to 1850 (Altrincham: John Sherratt and Son Ltd, 1970), p. 54-5.


'Glass Painters of Birmingham: Francis Eginton, 1737–1805' Journal of the British Society of Master Glass-Painters, vol. ii, no. 2 (1927), 69.


User contributed comments

the stained glass at St Tecla Church is breath taking and is such a shock when you turn to your right and see it
Submitted by: Stephen Roberts (2019-11-19 10:28:06)

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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2011. (accessed 25 October 2021)

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  Christ Contemplating His Crucifixion

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