|Máirín Mac Carron
|20 September 2002
|Cross Shaft fragments.
|Font base in Rothbury Church.
|Stone type: Coarse-grained, massive yellow sandstone.
|Cross Shaft fragments, dated to early ninth century, lower fragment.
|This is thought to represent a scene in Hell. Humans and small animals are struggling in the coils of reptiles.
|At the bottom of the scene there is a small naked human figure who is gripping in each hand the feet of the two rearing quadrupeds
at the bottom. This figure is the pivot of the composition.