(Sacred Destinations, 2010)
Similarly,12th century stained glass is also seen in Le Mans in France, at Canterbury and at York Minster in England. As in Fig.1. above, the stained glass windows of this period had rich dark colors, one or two figures, and scrollwork. The Jesse Tree (Fig.2) below was used as motif till the 16th century. It depicts Jesus as springing from the “root of Jesse”, according to the Bible (The Columbia Encyclopedia, 2009).
Figure 2. The Jesse Tree: Depicting... and Number of the Teacher’s STAINED GLASS Introduction Stained glass is defined as “glass colored by mixingpigments inherently in the glass, by fusing colored metallic oxides onto the glass, or by...