Show Navigation

The Medieval Period (1100AD - 1499AD)

The Medieval Church

Crosshead arm, Kirkcudbright

Period:
Medieval
Description:

A broken fragment, of the central boss of the cross and one of the four arms.

 

St Cuthbert's Church was a Northumbrian foundation, when Galloway was part of the Kingdom of Northumbria.  This fragment would appear to relate to this early church structure.

Materials/Media:
stone
Dimensions:
length 250mm, width 200mm, depth 100mm
Source:
The Stewartry Museum
Accession number:
STEWM:1799.03.01
Digital Number:
SWMO001n
Creation Date:
9th century
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council