Inscription found on a Stone in Abbey Athasall Co. Tipperary near Golden, 17 July 1781

Main Creator: Beranger, Gabriel, ca. 1729-1817, artist
Summary:A broken stone with Black Letter inscription (ca. 15th century?) found in the Abbey of Athassel, county Tipperary, Ireland.
Published / Created: [ca. 1781]
Notes:Inscribed in ink l.c.: Note The characters on the upperstone are somewhat Larger [sic] than on the Lower, So [sic] that it may be they do not belong to the Same [sic] inscription.

Some words can be made out from the copying of a Black Letter inscription: ... de Burgo ... Mor7dha fili donet ... mac ... fecet...

Title inscribed in ink u.c.

Physical description: 1 drawing : pen & ink; 28.3 x 19.6 cm.

Citations/References: An Eighteenth Century Antiquary, The Sketches, Notes and Diaries of Austin Cooper (1759-1830) / Liam Price ed. - Dublin 1942 Pl. 5

Credits:Attributed to Gabriel Beranger (1729-1817) because the writing of the accompanying text shows a capital L used for the word "Large", a feature found elsewhere with him.
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Coo 2122 TX (4) 29
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