'Annunciation to the Shepherds', stained glass panel

'Annunciation to the Shepherds', stained glass panel

'Annunciation to the Shepherds'
Stained glass panel
England
About 1340-1345
Museum no. 2270-1900

The glass roundel depicts the story from the Bible of the annunciation of the birth of Christ to the shepherds. It shows a standing shepherd with a fuller's staff, a seated youth with chanter bagpipe ('chorus'), a sheep with dog and an angel emerging from clouds.