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Data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas

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IS IR;181 (IS IR;181) - Valþjófsstaðir

inscription; SRDB period: M ca 1200; not skaldic;

Iceland
Location: Valþjófsstaðir, Valþjófsstaðir sn, Norður Múla sýsla;
Google maps: 66.2398,-16.4301

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: IS IR;181 M 
place: Valþjófsstaðir 
parish: Valþjófsstaðir sn 
district: Norður Múla sýsla 
placement: Þjóðminjasafn (nr. 11009) 
coordinates:  
original place?:  
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rune types:  
cross form:  
period/dating: M ca 1200 
style group:  
inscriber:  
material/object: kyrkdörr av trä 
other:  
reference: RunaIslandi88  
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rune text: ... rikia kYnYng ÷ her grapin ÷ er ua {D}=reka þænna 
old west norse: ... ríkja konung hér grafinn er vá {d}reka þenna. 
original language: ... ríkja konung hér grafinn er vá {d}reka þenna. 
english: ... powerful king here buried /engraved who slaughtered this dragon.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
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object (PC):  
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Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated