|Discovery:||first mentioned, 1822 Petrie, G.|
|History:||Petrie/1872, 18: `Drawn by Dr. Petrie at Clonmacnois, in the year 1822'.|
Macalister/1909, 23, records the stone as still on site, but Macalister/1949, 51, states, `I could not find this slab on my last visit'.
|Dimensions:||0.53 x 0.53 x 0.1 (converted from Macalister/1949)|
|Setting:||Lost (present 1905, missing 1949)|
|Location:||Macalister/1909, 23, records the stone as on site, with his last visit being in 1905. Macalister/1949, 51, however, records the stone as lost.|
|Condition:||incomplete , some|
Macalister/1909, 23, speaks of a fracture at the base, while the upper dexter quadrant has also been broken off.
|Crosses:||1: latin; outline; straight; plain; round holl; cruciform; inner curv; ind; plain|
Petrie/1872, 18: `The Irish cross is carved on this stone, without any ornamental detail'.
Macalister/1909, 23: `A celtic cross with invecked intersections, defined by a two line margin'.
Macalister/1949, 51: `wheel cross'.
|Petrie, G. (1822):||[..] | DO | CEL || L || ACH|
[OR] DO CELLACH
Petrie/1872 18 reading only
|Macalister, R.A.S. (1909):||OR | DO | CEL || L || ACH|
OR DO CELLACH
Macalister/1909 23 reading only
|Macalister, R.A.S. (1949):||OR || [...] | DO | CEL || L || ACH|
OR[OIT] DO CELLACH
Macalister/1949 51 reading only
|Position:||n/a ; broad ; mixed ; separated|
The inscription is in the upper sinister quadrant, the two lower quadrants, as well as on the shaft of the cross.
|Palaeography:||CISP: The inscription is in half-uncial. The D has an ascender bending to the left over an open bow; the E is three-pronged; the A is in the `OC' form and the R is majuscule.|