[Drawings of gold and bronze artefacts]
|Main Creator:||Beranger, Gabriel, ca. 1729-1817, artist|
Figs. 1, 2 and 7 are drawings of gold fibulae. Figs 3-4 are drawings of gold dreess-fasteners. Fig. 5 is a drawing of a food-vessel from Balnamolt (Ballynamult) between Clonmel and Cappoquin, Ireland. Fig. 6 is a three-footed bronze vessel found 12 feet deep in a bog near Grey Abbey, Co. Down, Ireland. Fig. 1 is stated to have been in Trintiy College Musuem, Dublin, Ireland. Fig. 7 was found on the estate of James Coffey, County Mayo, Ireland.
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Printed u.c. is "Pl. VI".
Physical description: 1 print : engraving ; image 15.5 x 27.9 cm., cropped inside plate mark.
Citations/References: Collectanea de Rebus Hibernicis 4 / Charles Vallancey. - Dublin 1786 Pl. VI with p. 41-43
Citations/References: Memoir of Gabriel Beranger / Sir William Wilde. - Dublin, 1880 page 33
Attributed to Gabriel Beranger (1729-1817). According to Sir William Wilde (Memior of Gabriel Beranger, Dublin 1880), Beranger made a number of sketches of antiquities for Charles Vallancey's "Collectanea de Rebus Hibernicis", of which this sheet is part of one of the plates.