|Discovery:||first mentioned, 1869 Graves, J.|
|History:||Petrie/1872, 74: `Drawn by Miss Boxwell, from stones found at Clonmacnois by the Rev. James Graves, in the year 1869'.|
Recorded as still on site in Macalister/1909, 36, and Macalister/1949, 57.
|Dimensions:||0.44 x 0.51 x 0.06 (converted from Macalister/1949)|
Recorded as still on site in Macalister/1949, 57.
|Condition:||frgmntry , poor|
Macalister/1909, 36: `fragment'.
|Crosses:||1: inc; inc; straight; ind; ind; none; ind; half-round; decorated|
|Decorations:||geometric key pattern|
Macalister/1909, 36: `fragment with looped terminal containing key-pattern'.
|Boxwell, Miss (1869):||--] | LAI[T]|
Petrie/1872 74 reading only
|Macalister, R.A.S. (1909):||--] | LAI[G]|
Macalister/1909 36 reading only
Macalister/1949 57 reading only
|Position:||n/a ; broad ; within quadrants ; quadrant|
|Language:||name only (rbook)|
|Palaeography:||CISP: The inscription is in half-uncial. The initial L is curved, the A is angular and open-bowed, with an upwards flourish from the bottom right corner and the I is vertical. The final letter was shown in Petrie/1872, Fig. 172, as a half-uncial T, and in Macalister/1909, Plate XXVIII, and Macalister/1949, Plate XXXII, as a half-uncial G.|
The first three of the surviving letters are clear, but the fourth letter is only fragmentary.