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Creator:
Thomas Crofton Croker, 1798–1854, British
Title:
Tumulus near Newry
Date:
undated
Medium:
Pen and brown ink on medium,slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/4 × 14 3/8 inches (23.5 × 36.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, center left: "Aughnaclough Mullin. These excavations concerning which much | difference of opinion has prevailed amongst antiquaries, are situated on | a claim about five miles distant from the town of Newry and near the | summit of Shive Gullins Mountains. | There are 4 apartments 37 feet in length." in graphite lower right : "1959.38.91"; inscribed on verso in graphite, center: "XXIX 7.6 Croker | Near Newby | 12/6"; Extensive inscriptions on verso in pen and brown ink

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Transfer from the Yale University Library and the Yale University Art Gallery
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1979.12.781
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | burial mounds | doorway | trees
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:19330
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