stained glass, in general, windows made of colored glass. To a large extent, the name is a misnomer, for staining is only one of the methods of coloring employed, and the best medieval glass made little use of it.
Sections in this article:
- Medieval Stained Glass
- Later Stained Glass
- Stained Glass in the Modern World
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