Antique Stained Glass Window Depicting Momus

GBP 1,875.00

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Object Description

Antique Stained Glass Window Depicting Momus. Momus was the god of mockery, blame, scorn, ridicule, complaint and harsh criticism. According to Greek mythology, he had been expelled by Zeus from heaven for ridiculing the gods. He is here depicted in his most common form, holding a mask from his face to symbolise mischief as well as a small figure. The stained glass window contains decorative raised roundels, vibrant colours and beautiful Greek patterns.

Object Condition

Good structural condition, The panel is housed in a temporary softwood frame. There are several cracks to the red glass, mainly to the perimeter. This panel is in good unrestored condition.

Object Details

  • dimensions
    W:54.50 x H:149 x D:3 centimeters
  • period
  • year

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By appointment only.

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+44(0) 1981 541 155

Dealer Location


From the M50 / Ross-on-Wye
At the end of the M50 take the A40 towards Ross-on-Wye and Monmouth. Take the A49 Hereford Road (third roundabout after leaving the M50) Ignore the first two signposts for Wormelow, Stay on the A49 for approximately nine miles take the next left turn after passing the Pilgrim Hotel, singed A466 Wormelow. Follow the road for approximately 400 meters. We are located on the right hand side, the site is called; Grove Farm / The Grove.

From A49 Hereford
Follow the A49 south from Hereford for approximately five miles. After the uphill section at the Callow there is a layby on your right followed by one on your left. Take the next right turn onto the A466 singed Wormelow / Monmouth, Follow the road for approximately 400 meters. We are located on the right hand side on Grove Farm / The Grove.

UK Heritage
Grove Barn
United Kingdom

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