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Ancient pillar stones of Scotland; their significance and bearing on ethnology.

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Published by Edmonstone and Douglas; [etc., etc. in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • Newton stone,
    • Logie stone,
    • Scotland -- Antiquities

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy George Moore.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN792.S4 M8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 179, [1] p.
      Number of Pages179
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6937899M
      LC Control Number04006447
      OCLC/WorldCa4263259

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In the more ancient examples the stem-line is the edge at the angle of the unhewn stone, or on the ridge of some elevation on its surface. Thus on the Newton Stone — which, like other very ancient and sacred stones, is untooled — the Oghams follow the natural edge of the stone.

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In Ancient Pillar Stones of Scotland, their Significance and Bearing on Ethnology () Moore proposed that the "unknown script" on the Newton Stone was written in Hebrew-Bactrian by an ancient "Hebrew Buddhist missionary to Scotland".

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The three stones were a slab carrying the name of God, a cover stone which gave access to a hidden room and which displayed a four-headed cherub. The third stone was a square, white stone on which the Ark of the Covenant had originally been placed.

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In his Antiquities of the Jews (Book I, Chap. II, vs. 3), he mentions that Seth, the son of Adam "made two pillars; the one of brick, the other of stone: they inscribed their discoveries on them both, that in case the pillar of brick should be destroyed by the flood, the pillar of stone might remain, and exhibit those discoveries to mankind.

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23 No. 2,pp. El Gayar and Jones, using a hacksaw, carefully cut off a. ABSTRACT A PARTIAL READING OF THE STONES: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF IRISH AND SCOTTISH OGHAM PILLAR STONES by Clare Connelly The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Under the Supervision of Professor Bettina Arnold Ogham is a script that originated in Ireland and later spread to other areas of the British Isles.

This script has preserved best on large pillar : Clare Jeanne Connelly. imposing by the size and number of their immense stones, but show no sign of advanced art, or of conscious striving after beauty of design. The small number of “carved stones,” bearing singular ornamental patterns, symbolic or mystical rather than decorative in intention, really tends to prove this statement rather than to controvert it.

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These people were known as the Scotti and gave Scotland its name. Some say that originally "Scotti" meaning "Wanderer" was another name for Irishmen in general. Ancient Stones - a guide to the standing stones, stone circles, boundary stones, chambered cairns, named stones and other sacred sites of the South of Scotland, covering the Scottish Borders, Dumfries & Galloway, East and West Lothian, Midlothian and the Kingdom of Fife.

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