Brigid's Skull in Portugal 

In 1929 a small portion of St. Brigidís skull was brought back to Ireland for the veneration of the people. It was put in St. Brigid's Parish, Killester, Dublin

Skul Fragment Shrine, Dublin

Inscription from the Church  Igreja de Sao Joao Baptista  in Lumiar outside of Lisbon, Portugal where the relic is kept:

Here in these three tombs lie the three Irish knights who brought the head of St. Brigid, Virgin, a native of Ireland, whose relic is preserved in this chapel. In memory of which, the officials of the Table of the same Saint caused this to be done in January A.D. 1283

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