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PICTISH SYMBOL STONE

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A stone bearing Pictish symbols such as carved animals, figures and abstract designs. If a cross is included, index as CROSS SLAB as well.

Pictish Cross Slab (Non-Preferred)

Related Terms

Term Note
CROSS SLAB A slab of stone, either standing or recumbent, inscribed with a cross. Usually found in association with burials. If Pictish symbols are included, index as PICTISH SYMBOL STONE as well.
PICTISH SYMBOL ROCK CARVING A rock outcrop or cave wall bearing Pictish symbols such as carved animals, figures and abstract designs.
STANDING STONE A stone that has been deliberately set upright in the ground. Use only for isolated stones. Otherwise use specific term where known.

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