The other side of the Cross in Duleek - see former page

S. Walker delin 13th. June 1783 ; A:C: Pinx 27th July 1783
Main Creator: Cooper, Austin, 1759-1830, artist
Contributors: Walker, Samuel, artist
Summary:The sides of the cross of 1601 in the town of Duleek, County Meath, Ireland. On the face marked E: in the image are figures with the names S. Steven, S. Hatre and S. Andue. On the face marked W: are the figures and names S. Thome, S. Jacobe and S. M. Magd. Both faces are crowned with a piece of stone bearing angels carrying emblems. Also drawn are the sides of the top piece (one side showing a saint, the other a human figure with an animal). Also depicted is a stone set into the bridge at Bellewstown, County Meath, Ireland, with the inscribed letters IB and IN
Published / Created: 1783
Notes:From: Antiquities of Abbeys, Castles & c. & c. in Ireland, Vol. I

Title inscribed in ink l.c. on sheet

Inscribed in ink l.c. on sheet above title: Inscription on the Bridge of Bellewstown

Watermark u.l. on sheet

Physical description: 1 drawing 26.6 x 18.2 cm.

Citations/References: An Eighteenth Century Antiquary : The Sketches, Notes and Diaries of Austin Cooper (1759-1830) / Liam Price (ed.). - Dublin 1942 Plate 34

Citations/References: Late medieval crosses in County Meath c. 1470-1635 / Heather King. - Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy 84 C, 1984 pages 107-108

Citations/References: Irish wayside and churchyard crosses 1600-1700 / Heather King. - Post-Medieval Archaeology 19, 1985 pages 15-16

Credits:Attributed to Austin Cooper
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