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The Metrical Dindshenchas (Author: [unknown])
- Here was the Cetach made a spoil: beautiful was the goodly garment, Crimthann's mantle, a hundred cumals' worth, a gaudy treasure of fine tassels.
- Thrice fifty tassels, I trow, round its border, it is recorded: none of them scanted in esteem, each with its several apple of red gold.
- The Ulaid brought it from far when they bore their waywild was the mad career!from Dun Da Benn, with war cries and pillage, to Cend Febratit was a long step.
- They did to death the King of Munster's son, they ravished the treasure of long tassels, the bright well-fashioned Cetach here in verity was it made a spoil.