The Elder Futhark - Postcard Rune Guide


The Elder Futhark
as told by Stone & Violet
Postcard Print

  • Size: Approximately 5.5" x 4.25"
  • 115lb High Gloss Stock
  • Ships in fitted cello sleeve. Perfect for gift giving!
  • Title/Artist information sticker on reverse side (see last photo for example).
This handheld size is the perfect reference companion to your rune casting, giving you at-a-glance meanings for each Elder Futhark rune, in a stylish and unique design.

Original illustrated image created by Lauren Gray here in the Stone & Violet studio. 

Rune History:
Casting runes is one of the most mysterious divination methods, one that is steeped in Viking history. Runes are more than just a tool for divination. The Elder Futhark is the oldest form of the runic alphabet. Its inscriptions are found on artifacts such as runestones, amulets and tools dating back to the 2nd through 8th centuries. The Elder Futhark is divided into three Aetts, which is a family of 8 runes, with each Aett being ruled by its own God and represented here on our Elder Futhark Tree.

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