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Building Name: First Presbyterian Church of Plymouth

Studio Name: Willet Hauser Architectural Glass

City: Plymouth

Window Shape: 2 (rectangle)

Date of Window: 1937

Subject/Title of Window: James the Greater

Brief Description of Subject: Brief Description: Medallion in center contains the attribute for the apostle James the Greater --- three scallop shells. No one knows how the shells became his attribute. One of  many explanations stems from the legend when his body was being transported to Galicia (now part of Spain) his body fell into the water and when it came to the surface it was covered with scallop shells.

Window was donated by Oliver H. and Margaret A. Loomis.

Inscriptions: James


Height: 55"

Width: 22"

James the Greater
James the Greater
James the Greater close-up
James the Greater close-up

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