Leac na Ré

The following information comes from www.archaeology.ie
This cross-slab stands against the E side of a field fence about 50m to SE of calluragh KE052-105001-. It measures 1m in height x 1.03m in width x .2m in thickness.

Leac na Ré


Its present S face is inscribed with a Greek cross with expanded terminals enclosed within a penannular circle, the ends of which curve downwards to form spiral motifs. Pendant from the cross is a stem, with an expanded end, which passes through the gap in the circle.
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The above description is derived from J. Cuppage, Corca Dhuibhne. Dingle Peninsula archaeological survey. Ballyferriter. Oidhreacht Chorca Dhuibhne (1986), no. 861.

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