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"Middle Ages No. 5," by Erica Rollings

Stained Glass. From the Grammar of Ornament series.

I loved the combination of knots and leaves, with the letters providing a hint of heraldry. One can easily picture a knight's shield, and hence the background color of war. I chose the yellow and purple glass for their red references. This piece is constructed of dichroic glass which appears one color when backlit (as in the photo) and an entirely different color when light is reflected off the surface instead. --- Erica Rollings Glass Works (

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