Magic and Mysticism in Scandinavian Vernacular Architecture – on Folklore, Superstition and on How the Gods Really Were in the Details…

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Several centuries of graffiti inside the threshing barn in Rankhyttan. This is a much larger and more significant structure than a regular “fäbod”, but you get the idea. More profane than its mystical counterparts, these are the remnants of generations past.

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