As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- tann-spjöld (tann-spjǫld)
- n. walrus-tusk tablet, Bs. i. 874.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, tann-spjöld may be more accurately written as tann-spjǫld.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛅᚾᚾ-ᛋᛒᛁᚢᛚᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)