|Discovery:||in/on structure, 1872 Brash, R.R.|
|History:||Macalister/1945, 116: `found in 1872, used as building material in the construction of an underground chamber in this townland'.|
|Geology:||Macalister/1945, 118: `clayslate'.|
|Dimensions:||0.91 x 0.39 x 0.11 (converted from Macalister/1945)|
|Location:||National Museum, Dublin|
Macalister/1945, 116;`purchased by the Royal Irish Academy, and now in their collection in Dublin'.
|Condition:||complete , some|
Macalister/1945, 118: `Broken in two'.
|Decorations:||no other decoration|
|Macalister, R.A.S. (1945):||DALAGNIMAQIDALI|
DALAGNI MAQI DALI
Macalister/1945 118 reading only
McManus/1991 65 reading only
|Position:||n/a ; arris ; n/a ; undecorated|
Macalister/1945, 119: `the first name is repeated in minute pinscrapes underneath its formal presentation in the finished inscription: presumably the lapidary's memorandum of the name which he had been commissioned to carve'.
|Date:||400 - 550 (Ziegler/1994)|
366 - 466 (McManus/1991)
|Ling. Notes:||See McManus/1991, 89.|
Macalister/1945, 118: `reading is quite clear and certain'.
McManus/1991, 112, cites DALAGNI MAQI DALI as one of many examples of a son's name incorporating an element of the father's name.