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Urnes Knotwork by swandog Urnes Knotwork by swandog
The famous knotwork (carved around 1050AD) on the outer wall (once a doorway) of the Urnes Stavkirke in Sogn, which is the oldest of the stave churches in Norway. We stayed at the farm nextdoor, and I hope to go back there someday. :) (Photo taken by my hubby ~sayh.)
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MistiqueStudio Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
OMG, *THE* URNES DOOR?!?! I would give several digits on my left hand to see that in person!!
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AbyssalJT Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Such amazing craftsmanship.:wow:
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rhipster Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
I hope to go back there too. :love:
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murkatos Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2012
What release license is this image under? I am part of a small press publication, and we'd love to include this, but only if you license it CC so we could give you credit/link back to it.
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Finnguala Featured By Owner May 20, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
I was going to congratulate on creating something so awesome ;p 1050 AD, wow, that makes it even more fantastic.
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weyrgirl78 Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2010  Student Digital Artist
oh, it's lovely!
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FlameoftheWest7 Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2010
Lovely carving and photo!
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windinthetrees Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2010
Wonderful! And nice photo.
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bear48 Featured By Owner Feb 1, 2010  Professional
sweet
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glowcat Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2009  Professional Traditional Artist
absolutely stunning!!
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