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Architrave framing tomb niche. Badly weathered, moulding comprises central roll, flanked at either side by flat surface, shallow roll.

Photograph by Roger Stalley. View of St. Patrick's Cathedral on the Rock of Cashel from the north - east showing the nave with buttress on the north elevation; northern transept with gableted niches, three lancet lights surmounted by a rose window, two side chapels and round tower at the north - eastern corner; central crossing tower; west tower.…

West door that terminates central aisle, centre of three gabled front. Broad splay. Moulding fron intrados comprises: chamfer, hollow, roll-and-fillet, hollow chamfer, roll-and-fillet, hollow chamfer, roll-and-fillet, hollow chamfer, roll-and fillet, hollow, chamfer. The mouldings here are broad, and similar examples of this roll and fillet are…

Moulding of tomb chest, moulding comprises: freestanding fillet, double ogee. Ogees are unusual and often occur in conjuction with Flamoboyant tracery.

Capital frieze of Joyce tomb, which runs horizontally between the jamb and arch. Moulding comprises, from top down: roll, bell running into roll, free-standing fillet, roll, fillet, hollow chamfer, roll, hollow chamfer. This tomb is thought to be very late, and have almost classical mouldings.

Base of tomb niche jamb. Moulding comprises from top down: grooved roll, bell, flat surface at right angle, hollow chamfer, quadrant, flat surface, bell, flat surface at right angle, quadrant, hollow chamfer, plinth. The mouldings here are unusual, the two lower elements protrude from the bell as two square blocks with mouldings at their front…

Jamb, arch and hood moulding of sedilia. From intrados moulding comprises: ogee roll-and-fillet, quadrant, double ogee. The hood, from the outer to inner face reads: chamfer, ogee, hollow chamfer, ogee. This is an unusual moulding, in scale and in variety of elements. It resembes the west door moulding of Abbeydorney Cistercian Monastery and these…

Round capital of sedilia, from top down moulding comprises abacus, chamfer, hollow, roll, fillet, bell, necking roll. This capital is unusual not only because it is round rather than the usual polygonal shape, but because the moulding elemets are small in scale and finely cut.

Round base of sedilia, moulding from top down comprises: roll, bell, roll, roll, bell, free-standing fillet, hollow, plinth. A Perpendicular style base resembling others at the site. This base is round, making it even more unusual.

Piscina jamb and arch moulding, which comprises, from intrados: chamfer, flat surface, roll, broad fillet at same level as intrados, ogee, ogee, chamfer, fillet, ogee. The hood, from outermost point to innermost comprises: fillet, wave, hollow, ogee. This moulding is unusual for the inclusion of a wave, for the extra ornamentation of the intrados,…

Base of piscina, from top down, moulding comprises: angle fillet, bell, roll, roll, bell, free-standing fillet, plinth. A Perpenidcular style base resembling others at the site.

Tomb jamb, arch and hood, moulding comprises: hollow chamfer, quadrant, hollow chamfer, quadrant, hollow chamfer. The hood, from outside in, comprises ogee roll, fillet, hollow, roll. The subtle graduation in the size of the hollow chamfers of this moulding, although simple by the standards of England or France, makes it one of the most…

Mullion from panels of blind Perpendicular tracery at the back of the tomb niche. The mullion comprises: frontal fillet flanked at either side by ogee, fillet, hollow. It may also be read as a roll and fillet flanked at either side by hollows. One of the only mouldings of this kind found in late medieval Irish Gothic.

Base of pinnacle flanking tomb nice. Moulding from top down comprises: roll, bell, roll, roll, bell, fillet, sloping plinth. This base is Perpendicular in form and compares with those at Sligo Dominican, Strade and Ballintubber.

Base of tomb niche opening, moulding from top down comprises: roll, roll, bell, roll, roll, bell, curved plinth. Very unusual Perpendicular style base, other examples can be found at Strade, Sligo Dominican, Balintubber.

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