Oval Beveled Glass Compass Rose Window

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This is the evoluation of a window from plain to spectacular! The sunlight streams in throughout the morning, casting prisms on the floor and magical light that delights the senses.  Measuring 34.5" tall x 22.5" wide, fits perfectly into the window space. Copper foiled, zinc framed, inserted with enough spacing to slide in. Held in place with spaced-out quadrants of clear silicone caulking (leaving gaps around the window for evaporation of moisture to prevent build-up of condensation). The panel has been reinforced with copper re-strip running the mid-course left to right, following the design and is undectable yet provides strength. Finished with black patina. Glass used included Mika bevel cluster, Spectrum baroque reamy glass,  English muffle noble brass glass, Wissmach light brass glass, Youghiogheny white opal dark green red orange glass, Spectrum clear hammered glass. Waxed finish using Mothers California Gold carnauba wax.