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U 1161 (U1161) - Altuna church

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inscription; date not specified; Sweden: Uppland

uifasþtr + fulkahþr + kuþar + litu + resa + sþten + ʀþti + sen + faþur + ulfasþ + arfast beþi + feþrkag + burnu + e(n) ...(ʀ) + bali + fresþen + liþ + lifsþen... ... Q beþi + feþrkag + burnu + e(n) ... + bali + fresþen + liþ + lifsþen

§A Véfastr, Folkaðr, Guðvarr(?) had the stone raised in memory of their father Holmfastr, (and in memory of) Arnfastr. §BP Both father and son were burned, and Balli (and) Freysteinn, of Lífsteinn's retinue, carved. §BQ Both father and son were burned, and Balli (and) Freysteinn (and) Lífsteinn (carved?).

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