Runestone Ög 8
January 20, 2022
The carvings of the stone pertain to the group of unornamented runestones known as RAK (c. 980?-1015) contemporary with the early Ringerike style.
The inscription is signed by Víkingr and Grímulfr.
The granite stone is c. 1,90 m tall, 0,50 m wide and 0,50 m thick.
The first part of the rune text begins at the bottom left corner of the left side of the stone. The second part continues on the right side.
 ᛌᛐᛁᚴᚢᛧ ᛫ ᚴᛆᚱᚦᛁ ᚴᚢᚮᛚ ᚦ(ᛆ)=(ᚢ) ¶ ᛆᚠᛐ ᛆᚢᛁᚿᛐ ᛌᚢᚿᚢ ᛌᛁᚿ ᛫ ᛌᛆ ᚠᛁᛆᛚ ᛆᚢᛌᛐᚱ  ᛙᛁᛧ ᛆᛁᚢᛁᛋᛚᛁ ᛫ ᚢᛁᚴᛁᚴᛧ ᚠᛆᚦᛁ ¶ ᛆᚢᚴ| |ᚴᚱᛁᛙᚢᛚᚠᛧ
stikuʀ (‘) karþi kubl þ(a)=(u) aft auint sunu sin ‘ sa fial austr miʀ aiuisli ‘ uikikʀ faþi auk| |krimulfʀ
StiguR/StygguR gærði kumbl þau aft Øyvind, sunu sinn. Sa fioll austr með Æivisli. VikingR faði ok GrimulfR.
Stigr/Styggr made this monument in memory of Eyvindr, his son. He fell in the east with Eivísl. Víkingr coloured and Grímulfr.
Västra Stenby, Östergötland, Sweden