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Date 2016

Event ID 1023791

Category Collections Managment

Type Audits


NX 18452 58696 This substantial collection was partly catalogued in 2014, and the additional 46 stones, catalogued July–August 2016, are those located in the abbey museum. They include column capitals and ring-moulds with nailhead ornament, and a group of vault ribs which are related

to vault springers still in situ in the E bays of the S transept. An impressive group of tomb stones, ranging in date from 11th–16th century, is also displayed in the museum. This and other inventories of carved stones from Historic Environment Scotland’s properties in care are held by the

Collections Unit. For further information please contact at

Mary Márkus – Archetype

(Source: DES, Volume 17)

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