Clonmacnoise Crosier

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Emma Groeneveld
by James Ward (1851 - 1924)
published on 08 December 2017

Sketched reproduction of the 12th-century CE Clonmacnoise Crosier, from Ireland's Clonmacnoise monastery. The metalwork shows a clear Viking influence (even though the Irish Viking Age was already over by this time) in adopting elements of the Scandinavian Urnes style.

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1924), J. W. (. -. (2017, December 08). Clonmacnoise Crosier. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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1924), James Ward (1851 -. "Clonmacnoise Crosier." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified December 08, 2017.

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1924), James Ward (1851 -. "Clonmacnoise Crosier." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 08 Dec 2017. Web. 05 Feb 2023.