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Runic Dictionary

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Br SC8 (Br SC8) - Kilbar, Barra

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Location: Kilbar, Barra;
Google maps: 57.0397,-7.4337

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: Br Sc8 
place: Kilbar, Barra 
district: Western Isles/Inverness-shire, Skottland 
placement: Edinburgh, Museum of Scotland (NMS X.IB 102) 
coordinates: NF 705074 (57.0397338888889 ; -7.43370222222222) 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number:  
rune types: kortkvist 
cross form:  
style group:  
material/object: stenkors 
other: Tidigare signum: Br Olsen;174. 
reference: Olsen 1954:174; Barnes & Page 2006  
image link:  
rune text: ...-ir : þur(:)kirþu : s(t)i-(a)r ¶ ...-r (:) is (:) kurs : s-- (:) ristr ¶ ...- (:) -- 
old west norse: [Ept]ir(?) Þorgerðu Stei[n]ars [dóttu]r(?) er kross s[já] reistr. ... ... 
original language: [Ept]ir(?) Þorgerðu Stei[n]ars [dóttu]r(?) er kross s[já] reistr. ... ... 
english: In memory of Thorgerðr, Steinarr's daughter(?), this cross is raised. ... ...  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD):  
object (PC): cross 
material (PC): stone 
object/material translation (PC): stone cross 

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