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CROSS INCISED STONE

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A stone bearing a cross-shaped symbol incised on its face.

Related Terms

Term Note
BOUNDARY CROSS A cross, sculpted or incised, delimiting the extent of a parish or an area of sanctuary.
CROSS A free-standing structure in the form of a cross. Use specific term where known.
CROSS INCISED ROCK Natural rock outcrop incised with a cross-shaped symbol.
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.

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