Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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U 208 (U 208) - Råksta II

inscription; date not specified;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Råksta, Angarns sn, Vallentuna hd, Uppland, Sweden;
Swedish map: X:1633703 Y:6602552
Google maps: 59.5218,18.1677
RAÄ: Angarn 49:1

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 208 
place: Råcksta 
parish: Angarns sn 
district: Vallentuna hd 
placement:  
coordinates: 6602552:1633703 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 49:1 [objektid=10000200490001] 
rune types:  
cross form: A4; B2; C2, C6, C7; D1; 0; F3; G1, G3, GT 
period/dating:
style group: Pr3 
inscriber: Visäte (S) 
material/object: runsten, granit 
other: Utgör ett monument tillsammans med U 207. 
reference: SRI 6 s. 479 
image link:  
rune text: ristu ' merk(i) at ' man ' metan ' sunir ' alkoþir ' at ÷ sin ' faþur sterkar usiti ' rsti stina 
old west norse: Ristu/Reistu merki at mann mætan, synir algóðir at sinn fǫður Styrkár. Véseti risti steina. 
original language: Ristu/Ræistu mærki at mann mætan, syniR allgoðiR at sinn faður Sterkar. Viseti risti stæina. 
english: In memory of their father Styrkárr, excellent sons carved/raised the landmark in memory of a venerable man. Véseti carved the stones.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD):  
object (PC): runestone 
material (PC): stone, granite 
object/material translation (PC): runestone, granite 

images

U 208, 1 (t200dpi) U 208, 1 (w2dpi) U 208, 1 (w1dpi) U 208, 1 (v1dpi)
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