Icelandic Yule Lad - Spoon Licker
Þvörusleikir or Spoon Licker (15th Dec.) is the fourth Yule Lad to journey down from the mountains.
Due to his eccentric longing for only the food residue left on wooden spoons and while even taking into consideration his incredibly muscular tongue, poor Spoon Licker must sneak into many kitchens during the night to satiate his hunger.
Size: in cm: 11,00 /in.: 4,33
The fourth was Spoon Licker;
like spindle he was thin.
He felt himself in clover
when the cook wasn't in.
Then stepping up, he grappled
the stirring spoon with glee,
holding it with both hands
for it was slippery.
The 13 Icelandic Yule Lads
In traditional folklore in Iceland, the 13 lads would leave their cave one by one during the Yule time to steel from people.
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WANT TO BUY THE SET OF ALL THE FIGURINES?
You can get Christmas figurines with the 13 Icelandic Yule Lads here to decorate your home.
Here is a set of all 16 yule figurines
There are also a set of Yule Lad-themed Christmas decorations and ornaments for you to decorate your Christmas tree or other things to hang them on.
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