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Christ Church, Waltham, Massachusetts

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Site Id: 21.42.2
Rating: 1 star
Address: 750 Main Street
Location: Waltham, Massachusetts 02451, USA
Lat/Lng: 42.37595, -71.24032
Tiffany 1910: Page 72
Duncan 1980: Page 215
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 places the church in Watertown [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1897-1898 [WIKI]
Architect: Peabody and Stearns [WIKI]
Also of interest: Windows by Connick and Donald MacDonald [WIKI]

Site Items

21.42.2.1: Perkins Memorial Window: The Nativity (1908) (Extant) item has a photo

Item 21.42.2.1

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Perkins Memorial Window:  The Nativity
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Perkins Memorial Window (Storer Memorial Window)
Theme: The Nativity [TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 72
Duncan 1980: Page 215
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature: TIFFANY STVDIOS / NEW YORK [PHOTO]
Other documentation: [BET1908, NYEP1908, PB1908, NYO1908]
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Frank Henry Perkins (d. Nov 1886) and Mary Ella Perkins (d. Nov 1906) [INSCRIPTION, BET1908]
Donor: John H. Storer [BET1908]
Date: Exhibited Apr 1908 [NYEP1908, PB1908, NYO1908]
Installed ca. Apr 1908 [BET1908]
Size:
Lancets: 2 [PHOTO, BET1908]
Inscription: To the Glory of God / Frank Henry Perkins - November 1886 // and In Memory of / Mary Ella Perkins - November 1906 [PHOTO]
Category: Nativity
Location: south wall [PHOTO]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Storer Memorial Window because Mr. Storer was the donor [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, DEDUCED]

References

BET1908: Boston Evening Transcript (17 Apr 1908, p. 8)
DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
NYEP1908: New York Evening Post (18 Apr 1908, p. 8)
NYO1908: The New York Observer (23 Apr 1908, p. 540)
PB1908: Presbyterian Banner (16 Apr 1908, p. 1494)
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)
WIKI: Wikipedia

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