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Nigg Pictish cross-slab symbol stone.

SC 336818

Description Nigg Pictish cross-slab symbol stone.

Date 1985

Collection Records of the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS), Edinbu

Catalogue Number SC 336818

Category On-line Digital Images

Copy of A 7943

Scope and Content Cross-slab at Nigg, Ross and Cromarty, Highland The cross-slab originally stood outside the church, but has been moved indoors, cleaned and repaired. It now stands in a room at the west end of the church. It is carved on both sides. The cross, decorated with interlace and keywork, is surrounded by patterns and bosses. A panel above shows St Paul and St Anthony. The reverse face shows an eagle, Pictish beast and the biblical story of David. Source: RCAHMS contribution to SCRAN.


File Format (TIF) Tagged Image File Format bitmap

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