Joanna Wiedźmińska

Joanna Wiedźmińska

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Rune stone (U 448) at Harg. The inscription says: "Igul and Björn had the stone raised in memory of Torsten, their father".  Runsten (U 448) vid Hargs gård. Ristningen säger: "Igul och Björn läto resa stenen efter Torsten sin fader".  Parish (socken): Odensala Province (landskap): Uppland Municipality (kommun): Sigtuna County (län): Stockholm  Photograph by: Erik Brate Date: 1910-1911 Format: Glass plate negative  Persistent URL: www.kms.raa.se/cocoon/bild/show-image.html?id=16001000182024…

Rune stone, Harg, Uppland, Sweden Rune stone (U at Harg. The inscription says: “Igul and Björn had the stone raised in memory of Torsten, their father”.

rune stone, Sweden

Rune stone, Harg, Uppland, Sweden Rune stone (U at Harg. The inscription says: “Igul and Björn had the stone raised in memory of Torsten, their father”.

Lillbjars, Sweden

Lillbjars, Sweden - stone dates back to the Century. The runic inscription on its back translates as 'venture forth, safe from harm'.

Rune stone, Näsby Odensala, Uppland, Sweden, via Flickr.

Rune stone (U in Näsby Odensala. The inscription says: "Ingefast had this stone raised in memory of Torkel, his father, and in memory of Gunhild, his mother. They both drowned". Runsten (U vid Näsby Odensala.

In the age of the Vikings (800-1100AD) Scandinavia used a runic alphabet known as Younger Futhark (fuþark). It was made up of 16 sound symbols known as runes. Younger Futhark developed from Elder Futhark (150 to 800 AD), an older form of Germanic language consisting of 24 runes. Both alphabets are called after their first six runes F-U-þ-A-R-K. Younger Futhark is basically the written form of Old Norse – the language of the Vikings.

Vikings AD) used alphabet called "Younger Futhark" (fuþark), 16 sound symbols known as runes. Developed from "Elder Futhark" to 800 AD), an older form of Germanic language of 24 runes.

Viking picture stone showing fighting warriors and a longship. Smiss, Gotland (Sweden); 9th century I like the border as an embroidery pattern.

Viking picture stone showing fighting warriors and a longship. century See also Historiska Museet, Stockholm, Sweden

The Ardre image stones are a collection of ten rune and image stones, dated to the 8th to 11th centuries, that were discovered at a church in Ardre, which is about four kilometers north of Stånga, Gotland County, Sweden.

The Ardre image stones are a collection of ten rune and image stones, ca. century, that were discovered at a church in Ardre, Gotland County, Sweden.