Cistercian Abbey, Mellifont, County Louth, exterior - chapter house, south elevation, east window

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Title

Cistercian Abbey, Mellifont, County Louth, exterior - chapter house, south elevation, east window

Location

Collon, County Louth, Leinster, Republic of Ireland, Europe

Description

Photograph by Roger Stalley. View of eastern - most window in the south elevation of the chapter house. A pair of cusped round - headed lights are surmounted by a small spherical diamond light which separates the curvilinear tracery above. This is composed of two cusped inward facing mouchettes surmounted by a cusped quatrefoil light. The mullions and surrounding arch have hollow and fillet mouldings.

Subject

Architecture, Medieval - Ireland, Ecclesiastical architecture, Architecture - Ireland - Louth, Cistercian architecture, Monasteries—Ireland, Windows - History., Tracery (Architecture), chapter house, curvilinear tracery, mouchette, cusp, mullion, light, filleted moulding, quatrefoil window, diamond window, round - headed light

Type

Image

Artist / Creator / Agent, etc.

Stalley, Roger

Contributor's Role

Photographer

TARA (Trinity's Access to Research Archive) URI

Sponsor

Irish Research Council for Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences (IRCHSS), The Heritage Council of Ireland

Publisher

Trinity College Dublin

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The Contributor/s and the Board of Trinity College Dublin

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