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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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U Fv1984;257 (U Fv1984;257) - Sigtuna whetstone

inscription; SRDB period: V/M 1050-1200 (runogr., språkl.), sentida?;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Sigtuna, ... Uppland - now Sigtuna Museum, Sweden;
Swedish map: X:1607900 Y:6612175
Google maps: 59.6162,17.7204
RAÄ: Sigtuna 195:1

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U Fv1984;257 
place: Sigtuna, kv. Humlegården 
parish: Sigtuna 
placement: Sigtuna museum 
coordinates: 6612175:1607900 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 195 (stadslager) [objektid=10008001950001], 6:2(2) (fyndsamling) [objektid=10008000060002] 
rune types: a-, n- och t-runorna vikingatida, r-runan medeltida 
cross form:  
period/dating: V/M 1050-1200 (runogr., språkl.), sentida? 
style group:  
material/object: bryne, skiffer 
other: Troligen funnet 1976 i schaktmassor efter arkeologisk utgrävning. Strid 1993 anser inskriften vara sentida. 
image link:  
rune text: : þa : heiirir : þu : hrafna ׶ giala : at : tauþr : stoþan ¶ runum × anþ- * risti * kuþ * hia-... ¶ ant * han- 
old west norse: Þá heyrir þú hrafna gjalla at dauðan(?). Stoðinn rúnum. Ann[a](?) risti. Guð hja[lpi] and han[s]. 
original language: Þa høyriR þu hrafna gjalla at dauðan(?). Stoðinn runum. Ann[a](?) risti. Guð hia[lpi] and han[s]. 
english: You hear then the raven shriek at the deceased(?). Steadied by runes. Anna(?) carved. May God help her spirit.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD): God 
object (PC):  
material (PC):  
object/material translation (PC):  


U Fv1984;257, 1 (p200dpi) U Fv1984;257, 1 (d1dpi)
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