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The Medieval Period (1100AD - 1499AD)

The Medieval Church

Tomb slab

Period:
Medieval
Description:

Lower part of a horizontal grave marker, found at the site of the old church, Lochmaben.

 

A pair of sharp pointed shears are inscribed to the left of the cross shaft.  This may indicate that this stone marked the grave of a woman.

Materials/Media:
stone, sedimentary rock, sandstone
Dimensions:
(lower section) height 400mm, width 270mm, depth
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Accession number:
DUMFM:1997.25
Digital Number:
DMMO002a; DMMO002b
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council


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