|Discovery:||first mentioned, 1822 Petrie, G.|
|History:||Petrie/1872, 52: `drawn by Dr. Petrie at Clonmacnoise, in 1822'.|
Recorded as still on site in Macalister/1949, 50.
|Dimensions:||0.99 x 0.66 x 0.08 (converted from Macalister/1949)|
|Condition:||incomplete , some|
Macalister/1909, 20, speaks of a `flake of the stone' being lost.
|Crosses:||1: latin; outline; straight; expanded; plain; none; inner curv; other; plain|
Macalister/1909, 20: `A Celtic cross with plain centre, the sides terminating below in simple spirals'.
Macalister/1949, 50: `wheel cross, spirals at lower end'.
|Petrie, G. (1822):||--]DOMNA[--|
Petrie/1872 52 reading only
|Macalister, R.A.S. (1909):||[N][..]DOMNA|
Macalister/1909 20 reading only
|Macalister, R.A.S. (1949):||[..]DOMNA|
Macalister/1949 50 reading only
|Position:||n/a ; broad ; above cross ; undivided|
|Ling. Notes:||The inscription is in the two upper quadrants, as well as on the upper arm of the cross. |
|Palaeography:||CISP: The inscription is in half-uncial. The A is in the `OC' form.|
Macalister/1909, 20: `The inscription is injured, having lost about three initial letters by a flake of the stone...There is no evidence that there were any letters following the A, where the stone shows no sign of fracture; and two small fragments of vertical lines project below the spall'.