Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsSnake Miscellaneous
ORNAMENT
Incorporating animals
Snakes
ERANOS ARCHIVE
6. Symbolism of the Snake
ADDITIONAL SUBJECT KEYWORDS
The runestone is from the parish of Spanga in Uppland, north of Stockholm, Sweden. The inscription says 'Gardar and Iorund rose this stone in memory of their nephews Arnmund and Ingemund.'
Further details
Photograph of runestone
ARTIST/CREATOR
Anonymous
DATE
circa 1060 - circa 1070
LOCATION
Unknown location
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Eranos Archive presented by Olga Froebe-Kapteyn
Contact
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