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dc.contributor.authorO'Donovan, Danielle
dc.coverage.spatialGalway (county)
dc.description.abstractJamb and arch moulding of tomb niche. Moulding, from intrados, comprises: hollow chamfer, right-angled rebate, hollow chamfer, right-angled rebate, hollow chamfer. The elements grow larger as the moulding progresses from the inner to the outer face. This, though a simple design feature, is unusual in Irish mouldings and is seen rarely. A similar graduation in size can be found in the jamb of the tomb niche in the north chancel wall at St. Mary Youghal.en
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dc.subject.lcshArchitecture, Gothic -- Irelanden
dc.subject.lcshGalway (Ireland)--Buildings, structures, etc.en
dc.subject.lcshArchitecture, Franciscanen
dc.subject.lcshFunerary monumentsen
dc.titleKilconnell Franciscan Friary, south nave wall, tomb niche, jamb and archen
dc.subject.periodLate Medieval
dc.subject.tgmmoldings, hollowen
dc.title.largerentityTomb nicheen

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  • Gothic Past: Moulding profiles(Digital Image Collection)
    This collection consists of approx. 500 moulding profiles collected from medieval buildings c.1200-c.1600 across the island of Ireland. The material was collected by Dr Danielle O'Donovan between 2000 and 2008. The work was funded by Enterprise Ireland, the Office of Public Works, IRCHSS and the Heritage Council.

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