Yale University- School of Divinity


Yale School of Divinity, New Haven, CT: Exterior gilding of dome and cross

John Canning & Co. was selected to repair the dome at Yale University’s Sterling Divinity School. The dome and attached cross are part of the Divinity School’s quadrangle chapel steeple and required a solvent wash, application of size, and application of gold leaf for complete exterior gilding.

Location: New Haven, CT

Built: 1932

Original Architect: Delano & Aldrich

Style: Georgian Style

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