The Rath of Ballytrant Bar.y of Forth, Co.y Wexford
Preparing the ground for potatoes & great number of Bones [sic] were found in N1 & 2 /
A.C. Oct. 1799.
|Main Creator:||Cooper, Austin, 1759-1830, artist.|
Plan and section of a rath at Ballytrant, near Rosslare, County Wexford, Ireland.
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
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Title inscribed in ink l.c.
Watermark is a crowned medallion of Britannia seated, and holding a sceptre in her hand and a bouquet of flowers in the other.
Physical description: 1 drawing : pen & wash ; 20.4 x 27 cm.
Attributed to Austin Cooper (1759-1830), probably after a drawing by J.J. Barralet (ca. 1747-1815), who had visited the rath at Ballytrant, County Wexford, Ireland, together with Captain Harvey (or Hervey) during the first half of October, 1780 (NLI Ms. 4162, page 35.)