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Central window panel featuring Jacob blessing Pharaoh in Egypt from Old Testament, Genesis chapter 47, verse 10. Three figures, one crowned male being blessed by bearded figure; with sphinx at base. Bottom horizontal inscription panel missing. From a series of windows made for Glasgow Cathedral by the Royal Bavarian Stained Glass Works, Munich, in the 1860s. The Munich glass was removed in mid-20th century. Over 2000 fragments are now preserved in the cathedral’s upper gallery.
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Date Made
1860s
Dimensions
w 720mm (w 2' 4 3/8")
h 1390mm (h 4' 6 3/4")
Property Information
Accession No
PL0028

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