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St. John's United Methodist Church, Watertown, Massachusetts

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Site Id: 21.42.1
Rating: 1 star
Address: 80 Mt. Auburn Street
Location: Watertown, Massachusetts 02472, USA
Lat/Lng: 42.36711, -71.18122
Tiffany 1910: Page 72
Duncan 1980: Page 215
Tiffany 1897: Page 45
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1895 [WEB]
Architect:
Also of interest:

Site Items

21.42.1.1: Shaw Memorial Window: Christ in the Temple (1895) (Extant)

Item 21.42.1.1

Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Shaw Memorial Window
Theme: Christ in the Temple [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 72
Duncan 1980: Page 215
Tiffany 1897: Page 45
Signature:
Other documentation: [BSH1895]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Oliver Shaw (5 Feb 1831 - 26 Dec 1894) [BSH1895, ORG, FINDAGRAVE]
and also his wife Miranda Atwood Shaw (21 Jun 1835 - 15 Aug 1893) [ORG, FINDAGRAVE]
Donor: their son, Charles F. Shaw [BSH1895, FINDAGRAVE]
Date: Installed Sep 1895 [BSH1895]
Dedicated 15 Sep 1895 [BSH1895]
Size:
Lancets: 1 [PHOTO]
Inscription:
Category: Disputation in the Temple
Cost: about $3000 [BSH1895]
After design: Painting by Heinrich Hofmann [PHOTO, BSH1895]
Employees: Work was under the supervision of Edwin Stanton George [BSH1895]
Comment: The window originally had two side panels [BSH1895]
The top and bottom parts of the central panel were removed and a new ornamental border was added in 1919 [BSH1895, ORG, DEDUCED]

References

BSH1895: Boston Sunday Herald (15 Sep 1895, p. 9)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
ORG: Organization
PHOTO: Photo of item
TIFF1886: Announcement in American Architect and Building News, Tiffany Glass Company (6 Feb 1886)
TIFF1893: Chicago Exposition booklet, Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company (1893)
TIFF1897: A List of Windows: And Extracts from Letters & Newspapers, Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company (1897)
TIFF1910: A Partial List of Tiffany Windows, Tiffany Studios (1910)
WEB: Some general webpage, e.g. for deducing biographical or genealogical information

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