Gravestone, Airth

Maker
Tom Astbury
Production date
19 Jun 1979
Description
View of a gravestone which has broken into pieces but shows the hour glass showing the sands of time have run out and the skull and crossed bones, all symbolising death.
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Object detail

Department
Maker
Production date
19 Jun 1979
Subject notes
The former Airth Parish Church is now roofless and ivy-covered. A church was in existence on the site by c 1130 when it was granted by David I to the Abbey of Holyrood. The gravestone is probably 18th century.
Accession number
P05410

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