St Michael Penkevil, St Michael

Chancel south 1

Entries in grey are not obtained from documentary evidence, but are inferred from content, context, etc.

Date of manufacture and insertion
1868
Number of lights
2
Maker
Falmouth, Lady (designed and painted)
Main subject
SS Matthew : Mark with Dove and Agnus Dei above. Set in commercially manufactured grisaille panels, with amateur Matthew insignia, and more professional Mark insignia.
Donor
Lady Falmouth
Notes
  1. Maker’s mark and dated (bottom right panel, left border).
  2. Manufacturer = J Polsue, A Complete Parochial History of the County of Cornwall, vol Ⅲ p 349. William Lake, Truro, .
  3. Maker and donor were probably Mary Frances Elizabeth, Viscountess Falmouth, Baroness le Despenser, wife of Evelyn Boscawen, 6th Viscount Falmouth.

Left-hand light: A dove above St Matthew above his emblem, an angel. Right-hand light: Agnus Dei above St Mark above his emblem, a winged lion.