The Jelling Stone's Great Beast (Mammen Style)

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Emma Groeneveld
by Stefan Bollmann
published on 18 October 2018
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Image showing one face of the Viking Age Jelling stone (standing at Jelling, Denmark) dating to c. 970 CE. The stone's three sides are covered, on one side with an inscription and on its other two with large pictures of Christ and a great beast, respectively. The ornamental style of the stone is the so-called Mammen style.

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Bollmann, S. (2018, October 18). The Jelling Stone's Great Beast (Mammen Style). Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/9348/

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Bollmann, Stefan. "The Jelling Stone's Great Beast (Mammen Style)." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 18, 2018. https://www.ancient.eu/image/9348/.

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Bollmann, Stefan. "The Jelling Stone's Great Beast (Mammen Style)." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 18 Oct 2018. Web. 19 Sep 2020.

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