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Runic inscription, Ed, Uppland, Sweden

A young Sigurd Curman at boulder with runic inscription (U 112) on two sides. The inscription on the south side says: "Ragnvald had the runes carved in memory of Fastvi, his mother, Onäm's daughter, (who) died in Ed. May God help her spirit". The inscripton on the west side says: "Ragnvald had the runes carved; (he) was in Greece, was commander of the retinue".

 

Sigurd Curman som pojke vid flyttblock med runristning på två sidor (U 112). Inskriften på södra sidan lyder: "Ragnvald lät rista runorna efter Fastvi sin moder, Onäms dotter, hon dog i Ed. Gud hjälpe hennes ande". Inskriften på den västra sidan lyder: "Runorna lät Ragnvald rista. Han var i Grekland, han var krigarföljets hövding".

 

Parish (socken): Ed

Province (landskap): Uppland

Municipality (kommun): Upplands-Väsby

County (län): Stockholm

 

Photograph by: Carl Curman

Date: c. 1890

Format: Albumen print

 

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Taken circa 1890