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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Vs 15 (Vs15) - Lilla Kyringe

inscription; date not specified;

Sweden: Västmanland
Location: Lilla Kyringe, Björksta sn. - now by Målhammar, Yttertjurbo hd., Västmanland, Sweden;
Swedish map: X:1560611 Y:6609729
Google maps: 59.6033,16.8787
RAÄ: Björksta 313:2
Links: (image)

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: Vs 15 
place: Lilla Kyringe 
parish: Björksta sn 
district: Yttertjurbo hd 
placement: Vid Målhammar. 
coordinates: 6609729:1560611 
original place?: nej 
new coords: 6609258.1561141 
RAÄ number: 313:2 (fyndplats) [objektid=10227603130002], 168 (nuv. plats) [objektid=10227601680001] 
rune types:  
cross form:  
style group: Pr4 
inscriber: Balle (S) 
material/object: runsten, granit 
image link:,  
rune text: × higulfr × lit × kira × merki × þisa × at × knut × faþur san × uk × kuþlug*u × ksistur × hanis × bali × riti × istaen × bali ¤ knutr ×
× sten : hafir × riton × þon × stonta × mo × bali (h)i- rauþi × yftir × bruþ[u]r × bali 
old west norse: Hegulfr lét gera merki þessi at Knút, fǫður sinn, ok Guðlaugu, systur hans. Balli rétti stein. Balli. Knútr.
Stein hefir réttan, þann standa má, Balli hi[nn] Rauði eptir bróður. Balli. 
original language: HægulfR let gæra mærki þessa at Knut, faður sinn, ok Guðlaugu, systur hans. Balli retti stæin. Balli. Knutr.
Stæin hafiR rettan, þann standa ma, Balli hi[nn] Rauði æftiR broður. Balli. 
english: §A Hegulfr had these landmarks made in memory of Knútr, his father, and Guðlaug, his sister. Balli erected the stone. Balli. Knútr. §B The stone has been erected so that it will stand, by Balli the Red in memory of (his) brother. Balli.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ): raised for 
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD):  
object (PC): runestone 
material (PC): stone, granite 
object/material translation (PC): runestone, granite 


Vs 15, 1 (j1dpi)
Vs 15, 2 (j1dpi) Vs 15, 2 (d1dpi)
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