Scandinavian Christmas Gnome Swedish Tomte Nisse
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This picture is a REPRESENTATION of the one you will receive. You are purchasing a brand new, hand sculpted Polymer Clay figurine that I will create for you. Please allow 5 to 7 days for your tomte to be created.
A tomte is a humanoid mythical creature of Scandinavian folklore. The tomte or nisse was believed to take care of a farmer's home and children and protect them from misfortune, in particular at night, when the housefolk were asleep. The Swedish name tomte is derived from a place of residence: the house lot or tomt. The tomte/nisse was often imagined as a small, elderly man (size varies from a few inches to about half the height of an adult man), often with a full beard; dressed in the everyday clothing of a farmer.
Approx. Size: 5" in height
PACKAGING & SHIPPING
He is packed in a small box and shipped via Canada Post. He comes complete with a card explaining the tomte mythology.
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