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" Ireland), and an embroidering of gold was carried over it by him in as good a style as a relic was ever covered in Ireland. "
Christian Inscriptions in the Irish Language - Page 3
edited by - 1872
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Insula Sanctorum Et Doctorum: Or, Ireland's Ancient Schools and Scholars

John Healy - Ireland - 1890 - 638 pages
...1166. — " The shrine of Manchan of Maothail (Mohill) was covered by Rory O'Conor, and an embroidering of gold was carried over it by him, in as good a style as a relic was ever covered in Ireland." St. Manchan had another oratory at Mohill, County Leitrim. This shrine is at present preserved in the...
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The O'Conors of Connaught: An Historical Memoir

Charles Owen O'Conor O'Conor Don, John O'Donovan - Connacht (Ireland) - 1891 - 395 pages
...we are told, was executed in 1166 by Ruaidhri O'Conor, and an embroidery of gold was carved over it in as good a style as a relic was ever covered in...forms a fine example of late Celtic Christian art."* The Ruaidhri O'Conor first alluded to is the king of whom we now treat, and Finola, his daughter, who...
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Shrines of British Saints

James Charles Wall - Shrines - 1905 - 252 pages
...Maethail, was covered by Ruaidhri Ua Conehobhair (Rory O'Connor, King of Ireland), and an embroidering of gold was carried over it by him in as good a style as a relic was ever covered in Ireland." This description closely agrees with both the age and the art of the reliquary now preserved on the altar...
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