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Ingvar runestones (U778) this stone has an old Norse poem on it :)

Ingvar runestones this stone has an old Norse poem on it :)

G_134,_Sjonhem.JPG (1917×3011) Scandanavia 11thC Varangian Guard

Varangian runestones - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Endless Knot Picture Stone from Iron Age Fornsalen Visby Sweden (Norse, not Celtic)

Sigurd is a legendary hero of traditional Norse religion, as well as the central character in an Icelandic saga. The earliest extant representations for his legend come in pictorial form from 7 runestones in Sweden, most notably the Ramsund carving (c. 1000) & the Gök Runestone (11th century). As Siegfried, he would become one of the heroes in the German epic poem Nibelungenlied, & in Richard Wagner's operas Siegfried & Götterdämmerung.

The Sigurd stones form a group of seven or eight runestones and one image stone…

Viking Runic stone Lund Sweden - Historiska

Rune stone (without runes = picture stone) DR 284 from the Hunnestad monument currently at display in Kulturen, Lund, Sweden (September It is believed that the depicted creatures are the giant Hyrrokkin riding on her wolf .

Sweden, Island of Gotland, Visby; Detail from Viking Carved Rune Stones in the Museum of Gotland Photographic Print by Mark Hannaford at AllPosters.com

Sweden, Island of Gotland, Visby; Detail from Viking Carved Rune Stones in the Museum of Gotland

Sweden, Island of Gotland, Visby; Detail from Viking Carved Rune Stones in the Museum of Gotland Photographic Print by Mark Hannaford at AllPosters.com

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