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Our Lady of Grace, Dearborn Heights, Michigan

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Building Name: Emanuel First Evangelical Lutheran Church

Studio Name: Pickel (Conrad) Studio

City: Lansing

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

Date of Window: 1964

Subject/Title of Window: Crucifixion

Brief Description of Subject: Christ suspended on cross with thieves on each side and Mary and John at foot. Below cross is a deformed skull representing Adam’s sin and the truth of the scripture,”the wages of sin and death”. (glass actually bowed). Many kites around window have a bearing on the subject of the traditional symbols of the passion. There are hands seen in the clouds, a symbol of heaven and the heavenly father. The symbols in the lower panel refer to events which preceded the crucifixion.

Condition of Window: Good

Height: 28'

Width: 16'

Type of Glass and Technique: Lead Came


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