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Kite-shaped boulder carved with a simple cross. From the 800s when monks at Iona first used the sign of the cross to commemorate the dead.
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Date Made
9th Century
l 500mm (l 19 11/16")
w 320mm (w 1' 5/8")
w 57kg 750g (w 127 5/16lbs)
w 22kg (w 48 1/2lbs)
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