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The Jelling Runestone it's said to be the first mention of the word Denmark making it the birth certificate of Denmark. It was erected by King Harald Bluethooth at Jelling in Jutland around 960-980. (this is a replica)
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The Sparlösa Runestone, Västergötland, Sweden This stone was found after a fire in a church in 1684, and promptly split in half for use in repairs to the church – people did not always realise the significance of these runestones. The two halves were removed and reunited in 1937. Much like the Rök runestone, the Sparlösa stone features both the younger and older Futhark runic alphabet. It also depicts images of a ship, various animals and birds, and two men.