|Discovery:||first mentioned, 1913 inc|
|History:||Macalister/1949, 160: `A stone brough hither [Margam Museum] from the farm of Eglwys Nunyd'.|
|Geology:||Macalister/1949, 160: `it is of limestone'.|
|Dimensions:||1.25 x 0.6 x 0.225 (converted from Macalister/1949)|
|Location:||Margam Stones Museum (Cat: no. 10)|
Knight/1999, shows that the stone is now housed on the ground floor of the Margam Stones Museum.
Nash-Williams/1950, 133: `Roughly shaped square(?)-headed cross-slab'.
|Condition:||incomplete , poor|
Nash-Williams/1950, 133: `head and r[ight] edge partly fractured away'. He also speaks of the main panel being very worn possibly due to mutilation.
Nash-Williams/1950, 133: `The slab is decorated with carved and incised ornament … The head is filled with an equal-armed panelled 'Maltese' cross, with central raised ring-and-boss, sunk arms, and incised rings in the raised interspaces. The shaft below is filled with an incised vertical panel … in the angles below the inscription are two incised rings. Right. Incised narrow vertical panel (incomplete) containing an incised wavy line with rings in the alternate upper and lower spaces … Left. Incised narrow vertical panel containing an incised wavy line ending top and bottom in lightly carved rings'.
|Macalister, R.A.S. (1949):||INOMINE [--] | FCA[--]CAT | FECITHANC | […]ANIMA | [--]EE[..]|
I[N] NOMINE [--]FCA[--]CAT FECIT HANC [PRO] ANIMA [--]EE[..]
Macalister/1949 160 reading only
|Nash-Williams, V.E. (1950):||[--]|
Nash-Williams/1950 133 reading only
|Position:||n/a ; broad ; below cross ; panel|
Macalister/1949, 160: `The inscription was pocked on the base of the stone'.
Nash-Williams/1950, 133, places the inscription on the shaft in `an incised vertical panel'.
Macalister/1949, 160: `pocked'.
|Date:||966 - 1099 (Nash-Williams/1950)|
Nash-Williams/1950, 133: `Late 10th-11th century'.
|Palaeography:||Nash-Williams/1950, 133: `? Round half-uncials'.|
Macalister/1949, 160: `now so worn, that a complete decipherment is impossible'.
Nash-Williams/1950, 133: `indeterminate traces of lettering'.