Lancet Window

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Object Name: 
Lancet Window
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2002.2.7
Dimensions: 
Overall a) H: 19.5 cm, W: 74.2 cm; b) H: 51 cm, W: 74.2 cm; c) H: 65.3 cm, W: 74.2 cm; d) H: 23.5 cm, W: 45.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1925
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Packer Collegiate Institute
Primary Description: 
Multi-colored stained glass; lead came, assembled. This single-light window depicts a crowned image of Christ holding an orb surmounted by a cross in His left hand, and raising His right hand in blessing. The frame consists of a repeating pattern of Christ's monogram surmounted by a crown and three cherubim in the apex. A memorial inscription is at the base of the window.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Packer Collegiate Institute, Source
2002
Inscription: 
TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN MEMORY OF / SUSAN BOWLER SCHENK 1851-1924 / THANKS BE TO GOD WHICH GIVITH US THE / VICTORY THROUGHT OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST
Inscription
Stained Glass Bottom section of window.