Sometimes you don’t know what is sitting right in front of your nose. That’s just how we felt a couple of years ago when we discovered that some (and probably most) of our stained and painted glass is by Shirley and Hunt, a highly respected company who practiced out of London and Lancaster in the 19th and 20th century and whose designs were considered to be on a parr with those of Wm Morris & co of Arts and Crafts movement fame (see article elsewhere on this website).
The details on the windows are really beautiful and. worth considering as miniatures in their own right. What follows are some of those little details.