God as Alpha and Omega wih a sword coming from his mouth and surrounded by 7 candelsticks —  mosaic panel in Keble College Chapel designed by William Butterfield. Note the elaborate Gothic stonework with four angels, two with violents, one a trumpet, and another with an open book. A portrait head appears between each pair of angels. [Click on the image to enlarge it.]

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Photograph, formatting, and text by George P. Landow. [You may use these images without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the photographer and (2) link your document to this URL in a web document or cite the Victorian Web in a print one.]


Thompson, Paul. William Butterfield, Victorian Architect. Cambridge: MIT Press, 1971.

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