Jonas Lau Markussen

Right Side of the Örby Stone — U 1011

The carvings of the stone are in the Urnes style pertaining to the phase Pr4 of the runestone style.


Runic inscription


ᚢᛁᚼᛘᚢᚾᛏᚱ ᛫ ᛅᚢᚴ ᛫ ᛅᚠᛁᚱᛁᚦ ᛬ ᛁᚴᚢ ᛘᛁᚱᚴᛁ ᛫ ᛅᛏ ᚴᚢᛁᚴᚢᛅᚾ ᛫ ᛋᛁᚴ



uihmuntr * auk ‘ afiriþ : eku merki ‘ at kuikuan * sik *


Old Norse

Vígmundr ok Áfríðr hjoggu merki at kvikvan sik



Vígmundr and Áfríðr cut the landmark in memory of themselves while alive.



Örby, Uppland, Sweden
Universitetsparken (The University Park), Uppsala
U 1011

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