Viking Wooden Comb with Yggdrasil
This historical viking wooden comb is carved from alder wood and is finished in linseed oil. Both sides of the comb are almost identical (you know we are craftsmen not a copy maschine). It's completely functional comb and can be used purposefully to comb one's hair. The teeth are tight, but even for normal hair suitable. This comb is very durable and may be used for many years. With the hole in the middle, the comb is easy to fix on a leather string, so you can carry it on a belt.
Length of teeths: 1" (2,5 cm)
Length: 3" (7,5 cm)
Width: 2 1/3" (6 cm)
Thickness: 1/5" (4,5 mm)
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In Norse mythology, Yggdrasil from Old Norse Yggdrasill, pronounced is an immense tree that is central in Norse cosmology, in connection to which the nine worlds exist.
Yggdrasil is attested in the Poetic Edda, compiled in the 13th century from earlier traditional sources, and the Prose Edda, written in the 13th century by Snorri Sturluson. In both sources, Yggdrasil is an immense ash tree that is central and considered very holy. The gods go to Yggdrasil daily to assemble at their things. The branches of Yggdrasil extend far into the heavens, and the tree is supported by three roots that extend far away into other locations; one to the well UrÃ°arbrunnr in the heavens, one to the spring Hvergelmir, and another to the well MÃmisbrunnr. Creatures live within Yggdrasil, including the wyrm (dragon) NÃÃ°hÃ¶ggr, an unnamed eagle, and the stags DÃ¡inn, Dvalinn, Duneyrr and DuraÃ¾rÃ³r.
Conflicting scholarly theories have been proposed about the etymology of the name Yggdrasill, the possibility that the tree is of another species than ash, the relation to tree lore and to Eurasian shamanic lore, the possible relation to the trees MÃmameiÃ°r and LÃ¦raÃ°r, HoddmÃmis holt, the sacred tree at Uppsala, and the fate of Yggdrasil during the events of RagnarÃ¶k.
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