Ornamental upright replica of a runestone from Rörbro, Småland, Sweden.
Sweden has the largest number of surviving runestones than any other Scandinavian country, with around 2500 runestones discovered to present day. We have a selection of some of the most famous runestones from Sweden, scaled down so they can be displayed comfortably in your home as beautiful ornamental pieces. Each runestone is free standing and handmade in Sweden from a gypsum based material called marmorit and have the feel of real stone.
- The inscription reads: 'Assur erected this stone after Övind, his father.
He was a good man, generous with food, he did not hate and he believed in God'.
- Height 11cm (4.3 inch), width 7cm (2.75 inch), depth 3cm (1.2 inch).
- Weight 290g (10.2oz).