"Öja bricka", a place for games and feats of strength, Öja, Södermanland, Sweden

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"Öja bricka" (Öja tray), a place for gatherings and games, with a flat rock with three heavy stones used for feats of strength for local young unmarried men, to be accepted to "Öja bussar", a team of 16 young men.
Lithograph after drawing by Richard Dybeck, from ca 1870.

"Öja bricka", en samlingsplats för lekar, med en flat berghäll med tre tunga stenar som användes för styrkeprov för traktens ogifta unga män, för att bli invalda i laget "Öja bussar" med 16 unga män.
Litografi efter teckning av Richard Dybeck, från cirka 1870.

Collection: The Collection of drawings, watercolours and prints, Archives of the Swedish National Heritage Board

Parish (socken): Öja
Province (landskap): Södermanland
Municipality (kommun): Eskilstuna
County (län): Södermanland

Photograph by: Lars Kennerstedt
Date: 2016

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