Runic inscription, Ed, Uppland, Sweden

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Where: Eds kyrkväg 10, 194 91 Upplands Väsby, Sweden

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When: 01 January 1890

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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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Owner: Swedish National Heritage Board
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