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Hagia Sophia Runic Inscriptions

Two Runic Inscriptions from Hagia Sophia

Two examples of Viking graffiti are known from Hagia Sophia in Istanbul.

Details of this inscription are published in Elena A. Mel'nikova "A New Runic Inscription from Hagia Sophia Cathedral in Istanbul". You can download the full text here...

 

The photograph of the inscription  and its drawing
(from Elena A. Mel'nikova "A New Runic Inscription from Hagia Sophia Cathedral in Istanbul")

 

 


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