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Anglo-Saxon Runic Shapes by asgardstudios Anglo-Saxon Runic Shapes by asgardstudios
Anglo-Saxon Photoshop Runic Shapes

34 Anglo-Saxon Runic shapes for Photoshop. Unlike the icon version of these runes the shapes contain only the 34 2D runes and not the 3D runes.

Free for non-commercial use.
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Rodegas Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2014
Some of the runes appear in other countries too.
puddleaddams Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
dude, you sure these are Anglo-Saxon? I can read/write fluently in a few different types if runes, including A-S, and this looks more like a weird mix-up of generalized Nordic runes and video game runes.... Beautiful, but not Anglo-Saxon? Sorry if I caused any offence here, just curious as to your source :P
asgardstudios Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2014
They are Anglo-Saxon fuþorc runes. Source: I believe it was the Cotton Otho Library, in the British Museum.

Note: The Anglo-Saxon runes, also known as futhorc (or fuþorc), extended from the Elder Futhark from 24 to between 26 and 33/34 characters. They were used from the 5th century onward, recording Old English and Old Frisian. They remained in use in Anglo-Saxon England throughout the 6th to 10th centuries, although runic script became increasingly confined to manuscript tradition as a topic of antiquarian interest after the 9th century, and it disappeared even as a learned curiosity soon after the Norman conquest.
fruhest Featured By Owner Jan 22, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I promise I'll link back here when I'm done stealing these from you >:3
DamselStock Featured By Owner Jul 7, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
Ah... now, if only I knew what they meant! LOL Very nice, nonetheless!
BrigetteMora Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist Filmographer
I'm glad it doesn't have the 3D runes, this is exactly what I need, thanks. Will credit and link when I upload the pic I'm using them in.
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