Runestone of Osten Sigfastsdotter

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Title

Runestone of Osten Sigfastsdotter

Subject

Runestone erected for Osten Sigfastsdotter by his wife Estrid.

Description

A runestone describing the death of OstenSigfastsdotter while on pilgrimage to Jerusalem. Illustrates the breadth of travel experience for people at this time.

Creator

Estrid Sigfastsdotter

Source

Winroth, Anders. The Age of Vikings. Princeton: Princeton University Press. 2014.

Publisher

Princeton University Press

Date

Eleventh Century CE

Rights

Princeton University Press

Format

photograph of stone monument

Files

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Collection

Reference

Estrid Sigfastsdotter, Runestone of Osten Sigfastsdotter, Princeton University Press, Eleventh Century CE

Cite As

Estrid Sigfastsdotter, “Runestone of Osten Sigfastsdotter,” Contacts in the Medieval World, accessed February 27, 2021, http://medievalcontacts.digital-methods.com/items/show/13.