|Discovery:||first mentioned, 1878 Petrie, G.|
|Dimensions:||1.42 x 0.51 x 0.13 (converted from Macalister/1949)|
Higgins/1987, 363: `This stone stands upright in the graveyard at Temple Brecan, Inishmore, Aran Islands'.
Higgins/1987, 363: `a large, roughly rectangular slab'.
|Condition:||inc , good|
|Crosses:||1: latin; outline; straight; expanded; circular; none; outer curv; tenon; plain|
Macalister/1949, 7: `shewn ... bearing an equilateral cross in a circle supported on a Latin cross fitché and, as it were, inserted below into a block-shaped base'.
|Petrie, G. (1878):||CRONMAEL|
Petrie/1878 22, Fig. 30 minor reference
|Macalister, R.A.S. (1949):||CRONMAOL|
Macalister/1949 7 minor reference
|Higgins, J.G. (1987):||CRONMAOIL|
Higgins/1987 363 concise discussion
|Position:||E ; broad ; within quadrants ; inc|
Macalister/1949, 7: `Inscription bisected by the upper arm of the Latin cross'.
Higgins/1987, 363: `The cross and the inscription have been executed by pocking with a small tool, probably a point and have been neatly and precisely worked'.
|Palaeography:||Higgins/1987, 363: `in half uncials'.|
CISP: The lettering is half-uncial. Few of the letters are sufficiently distinct to say any morer.
Higgins/1987, 363: `The inscription is indistinct and its reading is uncertain'.