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Celtic Turoe Stone

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Mark Cartwright
by Dirk Huth
published on 22 February 2021
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The Celtic Turoe Stone, 1st century BCE. Covered in vegetal designs, the significance of the stone is not known but it likely had a sacred significance and probably once stood at a sacred site. Bullaun, County Galway, Ireland.

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Huth, D. (2021, February 22). Celtic Turoe Stone. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/13472/

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Huth, Dirk. "Celtic Turoe Stone." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified February 22, 2021. https://www.ancient.eu/image/13472/.

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Huth, Dirk. "Celtic Turoe Stone." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 22 Feb 2021. Web. 27 Feb 2021.

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