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St. Paul's Universalist Church, Meriden, Connecticut

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The meaning of the site and item attributes is explained in the glossary.

Site Id: 8.18.2
Rating: Unrated
Address: Norwood Street
Location: Meriden, Connecticut 06450, USA
Lat/Lng: 41.53592, -72.79664
Tiffany 1910: Page 44
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Page 28
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: Medium
Building status: Extant
Building date: 1891-1893 [RB2010]
Architect:
Comment: The congregation sold the building in 2002 [RB2010]
Also of interest:

Site Items

8.18.2.1: Pomeroy Memorial Window: The Sower (1893) (Removed)
8.18.2.2: mosaic pulpit (Unknown)

Item 8.18.2.1

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

Status: Removed [WEB, RB2010]
Confidence: High
Memorial name: Pomeroy Memorial Window (Chapin Memorial Window)
Theme: The Sower [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 44
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Page 28
Signature: Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company, New York [RB2010]
Other documentation:
Record type: Window
Designer:
Memorial details: Noah Pomeroy [INSCRIPTION, RB2010]
Donor: five children [RB2010]
Date: Installed 17 May 1893 [RB2010]
Size: 14' high x 16.7' wide overall [RB2010]
Lancets: 5 [PHOTO]
Inscription: In Memoriam / Noah Pomeroy / 1785-1858 [RB2010, PHOTO]
Category: Parable of the Sower
Location: balcony [RB2010]
History: Removed from church and up for sale in auction 13/14 Oct 2007 and again 6 Nov 2010 [WEB, RB2010]
Restoration: Restored in 1983 by Willet Studios [RB2010]
Tiffany/Duncan comment: Tiffany 1910 calls this the Chapin Memorial Window, so possibly Rev. James Henry Chapin was the person who organised the window with the Tiffany company, although he died in 1892 [TIFF1910, DUNC1980, FINDAGRAVE, DEDUCED]
Comment: Sold at Red Baron's Antiques auction, 6 Nov 2010, for $220000 [RB2010]

Item 8.18.2.2

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

Status: Unknown
Confidence: Medium
Memorial name:
Description: mosaic pulpit [TIFF1897, TIFF1910, DUNC1980]
Tiffany 1910: Page 44
Duncan 1980: Page 209
Tiffany 1897: Page 28
Signature:
Other documentation:
Record type: Mosaic
Designer:
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date:
Size:
Inscription:

References

DEDUCED: Deduced from other information
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
FINDAGRAVE: Findagrave.com, for deducing biographical or genealogical information
INSCRIPTION: Inscription on item
PHOTO: Photo of item
RB2010: Red Baron's Antiques (2010)
TIFF1886: Announcement in American Architect and Building News, Tiffany Glass Company (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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