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" Dei in his bosom; and on the reverse, a representation of the upper part of two human figures in the act of embracing. On comparing this fragment with the monument, it was discovered to coincide with that portion of it which Pennant mistook for the top... "
The New Statistical Account of Scotland: Dumfries, Kirkcudbright, Wigton - Page 224
1845
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Proceedings of the Somersetshire Archaeological and Natural ..., Volumes 10-11

Somersetshire Archaeological and Natural History Society - Archaeology - 1861
...in the act of embracing. On applying this fragment it was found to coincide with the other portions. It had probably been surreptitiously buried along with the body of some votary, and probably for the purpose of concealment. The only fragment of the cross appearing to be...
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Proceedings of the Somersetshire Archaeological and Natural ..., Volumes 10-11

Somersetshire Archaeological and Natural History Society - Archaeology - 1861
...in the act of embracing. On applying this fragment it was found to coincide with the other portions. It had probably been surreptitiously buried along with the body of some votary, and probably for the purpose of concealment. The only fragment of the cross appearing to be...
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Ritual and the Rood: Liturgical Images and the Old English Poems of the ...

Éamonn Ó Carragáin - History - 2005 - 427 pages
...an obelisk but a cross: 'There was also a piece of another, with Saxon [ie non-runic] letters round the lower part of a human figure, in long vestments, with his foot on a pair of small globes: this too seemed to have been the top of a cross.'23 When the floor...
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