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Building Name: Christ Church Detroit

Studio Name: Mayer (Franz) and Company

City: Detroit

Window Shape: other

Date of Window: 1905

Subject/Title of Window: Lyster Window

Brief Description of Subject: With the exception of Jesus, every person was a member of the Lyster family. Dr. Lyster, a Doctor and friend of children, is the grown bearded man. His father, the Reverend William N. Lyster, the first Rector of Christ Church, is the patriarch with the white beard.

Inscriptions: 18:7 In memory of Henry Francis Le Hunte Lyster, the beloved physician, and first friend of my little children. While I sojourned with you I sought light rather than darkness 1894


Condition of Window: Fair

Height: 5'8"

Width: 5'

Type of Glass and Technique: Antique or Cathedral Glass, Lead Came, Vitreous Paint, Silver Stain

Lyster Window
Lyster Window
Rev. Lyster and Dr. Lyster
Rev. Lyster and Dr. Lyster
Lyster children
Lyster children

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