Book Details
Mandatory Fields
Murray, G. and O'Dwyer, K.
2022
August
Saint Manchan's shrine: art and devotion in twelfth-century Ireland
Silver River Studios
Tullamore
In Press
0
Optional Fields
Medieval, Archaeology, Reliquary, Relics, Ireland, Viking, Art
A masterpiece of medieval art, St Manchanís Shrine is Ireland's largest surviving reliquary. A unique example of Irish monastic metalsmithing combining Irish, late Viking/Urnes and Romanesque Christian art styles. This cross fertilization of styles and cultures makes it a unique study from both archaeological and metalsmithing perspectives.
978-1-8383513-1-1
128
Grant Details
Creative Ireland funding