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Cossans, St Orland's Stone. From J Stuart, The Sculptured Stones of Scotland, i, pl. lxxxv.

D 8584

Description Cossans, St Orland's Stone. From J Stuart, The Sculptured Stones of Scotland, i, pl. lxxxv.

Date 1856

Collection General Collection

Catalogue Number D 8584

Category Photographs and Off-line Digital Images

Copies SC 342300, SC 342301, SC 936616

Scope and Content Cross-slab known as St Orland's Stone at Cossans, Angus St Orland's Stone stands on a low knoll and records show a number of cist burials have been found nearby. It has been broken and repaired and has carvings on both sides. This is a drawing of the stone which appeared in John Stuart's 1856 publication 'The Sculptured Stones of Scotland'. The E face has a cross with a ring of glory carved in high-relief. The cross is surrounded by a frame, also in high-relief. Source: RCAHMS contribution to SCRAN.

External Reference Stuart, i, pl.lxxxv

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/collection/306304

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