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Drawing of four cross slabs, Iona Abbey.

DC 51706

Description Drawing of four cross slabs, Iona Abbey.

Date 1875

Collection Records of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland

Catalogue Number DC 51706

Category Prints and Drawings

Copies DP 149623, DP 368773

Scope and Content Drawings of cross-slabs, with annotations and measurements titled: 'Abbey Iona'. Signed and dated: 'H. Dryden, 1875'. Cross slabs: (6a)=RCAHMS 1982 no 46=Abbey Museum 38, ringed cross with rounded armpits, and half uncial Old Irish inscription. (6b)=RCAHMS 1982 no 47 (Nunnery Museum), ringed cross with rounded armpits. (6c)=RCAHMS 1982 no 49 (Abbey), ringed cross with rounded armpits. (6d)=RCAHMS 1982 no 50=Abbey Museum 31, ringed cross with sunken armpits.

Scale 3/8":3"

Medium  ink & wash

Accession Number 1975/12

External Reference SAS 8


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