|Discovery:||first mentioned, 1822 Petrie, G.|
|History:||Petrie/1872, 66: `Drawn by Dr. Petrie at Clonmacnois, in 1822'.|
Recorded as still on site in Macalister/1909, 38, and again in Macalister/1949, 58.
|Dimensions:||0.91 x 0.56 x 0.06 (converted from Macalister/1949)|
Recorded as still on site in Macalister/1949, 58.
|Condition:||complete , good|
|Crosses:||1: latin; outline; straight; half-round; circular; none; inner curv; none; decorated|
Macalister/1909, 38: `A three line cross with circular central expansion containing tetraskelion, and blank semi-circular looped terminals'.
|Petrie, G. (1822):||O~R~ || DOMAEL | FINNIA|
OROIT DO MAELFINNIA
Pray for Maelfinnia (PN).
Macalister/1909 38 reading only
Macalister/1949 58 reading only
Petrie/1872 66 reading only
|Position:||n/a ; broad ; within quadrants ; quadrant|
|Palaeography:||CISP: The lettering is Insular half-uncial. The A's are both in the 'OC' form. The D and second O both have heart-shaped bows, the ascender of the D bending to the left over this bow. The E is in the closed minuscule form. The Ns both have flat top-strokes, with short strokes to the left from the top of the left-most ascender. Similar short strokes appear on the M, I, F and L. The R is majuscule, as is the F.|