Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Note to stanza

2. Ívarr Ingimundarson, Sigurðarbálkr, 30 [Vol. 2, 519]

[All]: The st. reports on the death of Finnr, which comes later in the prose text when Sigurðr captures and hangs him at Kville, in northern Bohuslän, present-day Sweden (see Mork 1928-32, 429; Andersson and Gade 2000, 53). Finnr was the great-grandson of Úlfr stallari ‘the Marshal’ Óspaksson (Úlfr). See ÍF 28, 120.


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