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Our Lady of Grace, Dearborn Heights, Michigan

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

Studio Name: Munich Stained Glass Studio

City: Adrian

Window Shape: 6 (gothic arched, more than 2 vertical sections)

Subject/Title of Window: The Coronation of Mary Queen of Heaven

Brief Description of Subject: The entire window shows Mary being crowned Queen by Jesus. The scene consists of four panels. The first panel on the left consists of two angles standing in the background, one holding lilies the other one kneeling. The next panel shows two angels standing side by side while in the foreground Mary in kneeling with her hands folded. The next panel shows Jesus seated on a throne holding a golden crown ready to crown Mary. In front on Jesus is an angel playing a harp. The last panel shows three angels standing, they are holding lilies and roses. At the top of the window are two angels kneeling with folded arms as well as a dove which represents the Holy Spirit. Also at the top is an eagle, the symbol for Matthew the Evangelist and an ox the symbol for Luke the Evangelist. In between these scenes and te coronation below are two angels, one playing the harp while the other one is playing another stringed instrument.

Condition of Window: Good

Height: 140”

Width: 55”

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

The Coronation of Mary Queen of Heaven
The Coronation of Mary Queen of Heaven

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