DUBLIN, National Museum of Ireland
Psalterium Hiberno-Gallicanum ('Faddam More Psalter'). ms.
Dublin, Nat. Mus., Conservation Laboratory (special storage)
8th-9th cent. (ca. 800), Ireland (Birr district)
Parchment; 52 surviving ff. (six quires, in very poor conditions), ca 32.5 x 22 cm; decorated initials; remains of the original carrying-bag and sheath
Discovered on 20 July 2006, during excavations in a peat bog at Faddam More (Par. Loughkeen, Co. Tipperary)
Cf. The Faddam More Psalter. Special supplement to Archaeology Ireland n° 77 (Autumn 2006)