Origin of rose window
Examples from the Web for rose window
The subjects of the rose-window are all taken from the Apocalypse.
Rose-Window, a circular window, called also a Catherine-wheel, or a Marigold window.The Children of Westminster Abbey|Rose G. Kingsley
The rose-window (15th century) of the north transept, representing the Last Judgment, contains many historical figures.
The rose-window above the projecting porch was adorned with blue campanula, like the first page of an illuminated missal.The Village Rector|Honore de Balzac
The rose-window is of the 15th century, the others of the 13th century.