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Cross slab

Description

Stone cross slab, the back is highly decorated including a hunting scene, but the original carvings on the front were carved off for re-use as a gravestone, Pictish, found at Hilton of Cadboll, Ross and Cromarty, 7th or 8th century AD

Museum reference

X.IB 189

Collection

Archaeology

Object name

Cross slab

Date

7th - 8th century

Style / Culture

Pictish

Materials

Stone

Physical description

Stone

Collection place(s)

Cadboll, Ross and Cromarty, Scotland, Northern Europe

Exhibitions

  • 26 Treasures in the National Museum of Scotland (01 Dec 2011 - 29 Jan 2012)
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