- Museum number
Square open-work brass plaque depicting the Crucifixion: Christ flanked by Longinus, Stephaton and angels. Pierced with two rivets, for mounting to another object
- Production date
Height: 82 millimetres
Weight: 185.80 grammes
Width: 80 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Possibly from an altar or processional cross?
Murray, G., 2012. The provenance of an Irish Crucifixion plaque. Archaeology Ireland vol. 26, no. 4, issue 102, pp. 31-32
Murray, G., 2013. Irish Crucifixion Plaques: A Reassessment. In: Mullins, J., Ní Ghrádaigh, J. and Hawtree, R. (eds.), Envisioning Christ on the Cross: Ireland and the Early Medieval West. Dublin: Four Courts Press, pp. 286-317
- On display (G41/dc16/sB)
- Damaged and fairly worn.
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number