Decoratively Carved Gravestone – Patrick Prince
Decoratively Carved Gravestone – Patrick Prince
Decoratively Carved Gravestone – Patrick Prince

Image credit: Orkney Islands Council

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This gravestone once laid flat in the Cathedral floor, but has been displayed upright in the side aisles since the restoration.

St Magnus Cathedral

Kirkwall

Title

Decoratively Carved Gravestone – Patrick Prince

Date

C.1673

Medium

sandstone

Measurements

H 185 x W 86 x D 16 cm

Accession number

ART_069

Acquisition method

gift

Work type

Sign or marker

Inscription description

inscription states the name of his wife Margaret Grott and also the names of his five children, followed by a short verse of poetry.

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Normally on display at

St Magnus Cathedral

Broad Street, Kirkwall, Orkney Islands KW15 1NX Scotland

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