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Although much runological fieldwork has been undertaken over the years, little has been written about it. The procedures adopted by the field runologist, the problems encountered and their solutions, are matters that can often only be dimly glimpsed in the text of the edition or article that emerges as the end product of the fieldwork. […]

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The paper discusses the aims, methods, and results of a publication of the Greenlandic runic inscriptions. The aim is to describe the tradition of writing in a rural community in the North Atlantic. Due to the exceptional preservation conditions, more inscriptions have been preserved in Greenland than anywhere else. Inscriptions have been found during almost […]

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Am 26.11.2010 wurden im Römisch-Germanischen Museum Köln zusammen mit Klaus Düwel das Bügelfibelfragment von Bad Ems (KJ 142) und die Bügelfibel von Beuchte (KJ 8) untersucht. Die Unterschiede in den Gravurmerkmalen der beiden Inschriftenteile sowie die Charakteristika der Absetzungsweise der Fußplatte lassen neue Ansätze zur Interpretation des Runenfundes von Bad Ems zu, die im Vortrag näher […]

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