Freyr at The Battle of Ragnarök

Freyr at The Battle of Ragnarök

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Animals, Birds and Monsters

Gullinbursti (non.)
Sliðrugtanni (non.)
The great boar Gullinbursti was one of the three magical items made by the dwarves Brokk and Eitri, the sons of Ívaldi, at the request of Loki when he needed to appease the gods after he cut off Sif's hair. Loki gave Gullinbursti to Freyr to pull his chariot and it could run over the earth and through the air. Its golden bristles shone so that it could find its way day or night. Gullinbursti was also known as Sliðrugtanni.

Events: Norse Mythology

Ragnarök (non.)
Ragnarok (en.)
The final great battle between the gods and the giants.

Gods

Freyr (non.)
Freyr is a fertility god and one of the Vanir. He is the son of Njörðr and the twin brother of Freyja.

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Creators

Moe, Louis (no.)
b. 1857
d. 1945
Nationality: Norwegian/Danish.
Occupation: illustrator
Residence: Copenhagen
Moe was an illustrator who was born in Norway but became a Danish citizen in 1919.