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Artist: David Wilson - St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Hartland, Michigan

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Window

Building Name: Adrian Dominican Motherhouse-Holy Rosary Chapel , Madden Hall & Weber Center

City: Adrian

Window Shape: 1 (half circle)

Subject/Title of Window: Dominican Shield and Motto

Brief Description of Subject: In the center of the transom is the Dominican Shield. It shows a mountain with a star on top of it. Under the star and Crisscrossed over the mountain is a spray of lilies on the right and tree branches on the left. On the right side of the shield there is a dog with a torch in its mouth and on the left side there is a globe with a cross above it. Veritas (truth) is written on the scroll. A rosary is draped at the bottom of the shield and under the rosary in another scroll with Laudare-Benedicite et Predicare (to praise, to bless, to preach) written on it. Surrounding the shield is a clover shaped frame with three symmetrical designs with ties the circle at three midpoints.

Condition of Window: Good

Height: 100”

Width: 23 3/4”

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

Dominican Shield and Motto
Dominican Shield and Motto

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