|Discovery:||first mentioned, 1822 Petrie, G.|
|History:||Petrie/1872, 34: `Drawn by Dr. Petrie at Clonmacnois, in the year 1822'.|
Macalister/1949, 47, records the stone as still on site.
|Dimensions:||0.76 x 0.51 x 0.09 (converted from Macalister/1949)|
|Condition:||incomplete , some|
The top-right corner of the cross has been lost, as has much of the bottom left, indicating that the stone has been damaged in these areas.
|Crosses:||1: equal-armed; outline; straight; n/a; round holl; angular; inner curv; none; decorated|
Macalister/1909, 13: `Four-line cross, invecked at the intersections, the two outer lines forming a voided circle that surrounds the centre. On the cross, a voided lozenge at the centre, and a voided circlet at each intersection with the surrounding circle. The margin is in three lines, the two inner lines being bent to form corner-pieces in each angle; an additional external line springs from each side a short distance from the angle'.
|Petrie, G. (1822):||ARTRI|
Petrie/1872 34 reading only
|Macalister, R.A.S. (1909):||ARTTRI|
Macalister/1909 13 reading only
Macalister/1949 47 reading only
Petrie/1872 Fig. 63 illustration of use only
|Position:||n/a ; broad ; above cross ; separated|
The text is outside the margin and above the cross.
|Language:||name only (rbook)|
|Palaeography:||CISP: The inscription is in half-uncial. The initial A is in the `OC' form; the ascender of the I is serifed at both ends; the down-strokes of the minuscule Rs are elongated; the size of the letters varies as does their position relative to a putative base-line, especially marked in the two Ts.|
The text is clear.