The Virgin Annunciate

The Virgin Annunciate, c.1340, The Stained Glass Museum, Ely

Current display: The Stained Glass Museum, Ely

This graceful figure, the Virgin Mary receiving the Archangel Gabriel’s message, stands beneath an elaborate architectural canopy. The window, from Hadzor Church in Worcestershire, was sensitively restored in 1866 by John Hardman & Co.

Presented by the Diocese of Worcester.

Text courtesy of The Stained Glass Museum, Ely