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Description of stone

Event ID 1009934

Category Descriptive Accounts

Type EARLY MEDIEVAL CARVED STONES PROJECT

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/event/1009934

East Wemyss, Glass Cave, Fife, Pictish rock carvings

Measurements:

Stone type: sandstone

Place of discovery: NT 3442 9585

Present location: in situ.

Evidence for discovery: Simpson and others visited the caves in 1865.

Present condition: this cave is no longer accessible.

Description

Recorded here are two arch symbols and a cross.

Date: sixth to seventh century.

References: Simpson 1866; Ritchie & Stevenson 1993; Fraser 2008, no 81.5

Compiled by A Ritchie 2016

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