|Discovery:||first mentioned, 1878 Petrie, G.|
|Geology:||Higgins/1987, 372: `limestone'.|
|Dimensions:||0.82 x 0.32 x 0.12 (Higgins/1987)|
Higgins/1987, 372: 'This stone is located within the graveyard at Temple Brecan some distance to the S. E. of Temple Brecan itself, on Inishmore, Aran Islands'.
|Condition:||complete , good|
|Crosses:||1: latin; inc; expanded; expanded; curved; none; inner curv; angular; plain|
Higgins/1987, 372, comments on the ornament on the arms and ring of the cross: `The head of the cross has rectangular terminals and has three lobes or rolls, one in each of the interspaces between the arm and the ring'.
Macalister/1949, 7--8: `bearing a wheel-cross potent, on a pyramidal base: ornamented rolls projecting into the spaces between the wheel and the side of the cross, three in each canton'.
|Macalister, R.A.S. (1949):||TOM || A || SA~P~|
Macalister/1949 8--9 concise discussion
|Higgins, J.G. (1987):||TOM || A || SA~P~|
Higgins/1987 372 concise discussion
|Position:||n/a ; broad ; mixed ; separated|
Higgins/1987, 372: `The inscription runs horizontally across the slab and cuts across the shaft of the cross'.
Higgins/1987, 372: `The whole of the design including the inscription has been executed with a small pocking tool, probably a point'.
|Palaeography:||CISP: The lettering is half-uncial. The initial T has a curved ascender and a flat top-stroke. The S is half-uncial, the As minuscule and the M is minuscule with an almost flat single top stroke. The P has a rounded open bow.|