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Chambered Tomb

Maeshowe (Chambered Tomb) by Kammer Taken August 1997: This is a detail from the photo in my previous posting, but I've mucked around with it in Photoshop to try and make the runes clearer.

Here's a translation of what this inscription says:

"It is surely true what I say that treasure was taken away treasure was carried off in three nights before those..."
Kammer Image Credit: Simon Marshall
Posted by Kammer
1st October 2002ce
Edited 12th June 2007ce
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