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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Br Barnes4 (Br Barnes4) - Maeshowe

inscription; SRDB period: M m 1100-t; not skaldic;

Location: Maeshowe;
Google maps: 58.996635,-3.188470
Links: (image)

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: Br Barnes4 M 
place: Maeshowe 
district: Orkney 
coordinates: HY 318127 (58.9963736111111 ; -3.18710222222222) 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number:  
rune types: norska 
cross form:  
period/dating: M m 1100-t 
style group:  
material/object: gravkummel 
image link:,,, 
rune text: þat * man * sat * er (*) ek * sæhe * at fe * uar * ført * a brot * þrim * notom * uar fe * brǫt * ført * hæltr * æn þæir br(e) hǫh þ(e)na 
old west norse: Þat mun satt, er ek segi, at fé var fœrt á brott. Þrim nóttum var fé brott fœrt, heldr en þeir bryti haug þenna. 
original language: Þat mun satt, er ek segi, at fé var fœrt á brott. Þrim nóttum var fé brott fœrt, heldr en þeir bryti haug þenna. 
english: That which I say will be true, that wealth was brought away. Wealth was brought away three nights before they broke this mound.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD):  
object (PC): grave cairn 
material (PC): stone 
object/material translation (PC): grave cairn 


Br Barnes4, 1 (j1dpi)
Br Barnes4, 2 (j1dpi)
Br Barnes4, 3 (j1dpi)
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