Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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DR 186 (DR186) - Svendborg knife

inscription; c1100-1350;

Denmark
Location: Brogade 27, Svendborg, Sunds hd., Svendborg amt., Fyn - now Nationalmuseet D.8728, Denmark;
Google maps: 55.0583,10.6116

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: DR 186 $M 
place: Svendborg 
parish: Svendborg sn 
district: Sunds hd, Fyn 
placement: Nationalmuseet (D. 8728) 
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material/object: knivskaft, horn 
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reference: $=Moltke 1985:468  
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rune text: -(a)rl mærge sg- a=u hæftæ a=ræ læ(k)æþe sgæ(f)(t)-  
old west norse: "[K]arl merki sk[ar] á hepti, "Ari lamdi/lengði skept[i].  
original language: "[K]arl mærke sk[ar] o hæftæ, "Ari læmæþe/lengeþe skæft[æ].  
english: Karl cut the mark(s) on the haft, Ari lamed (ie. castrated) / lengthened the shaft.  
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magic attitude (CO): neutral 
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