Rune stone, Kärna, Östergötland, Sweden

Download this image

More from this collection

Related by Where

Research Help!

Where: Östergötlands Län, Linköping, Sverige

Try to find the spot where the photographer was standing.

When: 01 January 1907

Try to find the date or year when this image was made.
Boy and man at runestone (Ög 106) with animal figure, at Kärna Church. Only two runes remains of the inscription.

Pojke och man vid runsten (Ög 106) med djurfigur vid Kärna kyrka. Bara två runor finns kvar av inskriften.

Parish (socken): Kärna
Province (landskap): Östergötland
Municipality (kommun): Linköping
County (län): Östergötland

Photograph by: Erik Brate
Date: 1907
Format: Glass plate negative

Persistent URL: kmb.raa.se/cocoon/bild/show-image.html?id=16001000182604

Read more about the photo database (in english): kmb.raa.se/cocoon/bild/about.html

Info:

Owner: Swedish National Heritage Board
Source: Flickr Commons
Views: 12246
theswedishnationalheritageboard riksantikvarieämbetet hat man boy lion runestone runsten horse animalfigure

Add Tags
  • profile

    sulaire

    • 01/Sep/2009 16:34:52

    very similar to our pictish stones.

  • profile

    titaree

    • 04/Sep/2009 07:10:00

    beautiful light....

  • profile

    YlvaS

    • 28/Oct/2009 17:44:24

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Runes and runic inscriptions, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  • profile

    YlvaS

    • 28/Oct/2009 17:44:33

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Sweden before 1945, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  • profile

    jakejamisonisback2

    • 04/Nov/2014 21:50:28

    These look like some interesting monuments. When I die, I would like to have a pretty cool monument. It doesn't have to be large or expensive, but I would like it to be unique. It seems that most gravestones are pretty plain and simple. I would like mine to have a unique font or picture to make it different than the rest. www.syracusemonumentscny.com

  • profile

    Swedish National Heritage Board

    • 05/Nov/2014 07:15:00

    [https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]] Glad you appreciate the rune stone images! The rune stones were actually not used as grave stones, but as memorial stones. More about it on Wikipedia: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Runestone /Anna B.