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Scenes from the Life of Christ

  Scenes from the Life of Christ

Photo © Martin Crampin

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about 1882

Three-light window, set into the tall thirteenth century lancets of the original priory church. Nine scenes are set within decorative borders (left to right from bottom): the Annunciation, Nativity and Baptism, Christ with disciples in a boat (possibly the calling of Peter and Andrew), the Crucifixion with Mary and John, Christ being laid in the tomb, Christ stepping out of the tomb, the Ascension and the Transfiguration.

Church of St Mary, Beddgelert, Gwynedd
east wall of the chancel

Given in memory of James Wyatt (died 1882) by his widow.

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


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The Resurrection, Ascension and Transfiguration: Scenes from the Life of ChristChrist Calling Peter and Andrew, the Crucifixion with the Virgin Mary and St John and the Deposition: Scenes from the Life of ChristThe Annunciation, Nativity, and Baptism of Christ: Scenes from the Life of Christ

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Richard Haslam, Julian Orbach and Adam Voelcker, The Buildings of Wales: Gwynedd (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009), p. 260.


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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 15 October 2021)

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  Scenes from the Life of Christ

Photo © Martin Crampin

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