By Jon D. Mikalson
Ancient Greek Religion presents an advent to the elemental ideals, practices, and significant deities of Greek religion.
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I have suggested that many Viking funerals, perhaps even the majority, took the form of dramatized stories. Whether this is correct or not, it seems certain that there are linking ‘motifs’ of various kinds either between small groups of graves within a cemetery, or between almost all the graves at more isolated sites. Following the idea of materialized narratives, I have therefore suggested that these mortuary plays may have been connected to discrete social groups such as families or clans. Individuals in the uppermost strata of society may have had more personalized funerals.
Not only does this expand the repertoire of ritual and motif at Kaupang (several people in a boat, with someone else under it), 35 more than my thology but it also alters our very conception of what a ‘grave’ and a ‘funeral’ were at this place. The vital point here is the sequence of events. We should not envisage a handful of individual burials that were later, for whatever reason, covered with boat graves. Instead, at least one of the single inhumations had a boat placed on top of it before the other ‘original’ graves had even been dug.
H. Carver, Sutton Hoo: Burial Ground of Kings? H. Carver, ‘Reflections on the Meaning of Anglo-Saxon Barrows’, in Burial in Early Medieval England and Wales, ed. by Sam Lucy & Andrew Reynolds (London: Society for Medieval Archaeology, 2002), pp. 132–43. 45 more than my thology 35 Terje Gansum, Hauger som konstruksjoner: Arkeologiske forventninger gjennom 200 år (Göteborg: Göteborg University, 2004). 36 A complete catalogue has been compiled by Sune Lindqvist, Gotlands Bildsteine, 2 vols (Stockholm: Wahlström & Widstrand, 1941–42), updated by Erik Nylén & Jan P.