Archive for the ‘nisse’ Tag

December 3

My mothers nisser

Christmas ornaments from the old box in the WordPress cellar.

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December 23

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One day left, and all the nisser will disappear…

 

December 20

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December 19

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December 17

nisse resting

December 14

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December 12

danish elf nisse

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December 11

nisser med lys

 

Dec 18

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Are there any Nisser at “Frederiksborg slot” this Christmas?

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Yes.

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Nicely placed in the fountain, which for the moment are covered with branches from pine trees instead of water. He has a lamp in his hand, – ready to guide you in the dark. A very friendly Nisse, – but of course, he is living at a castle. Nothing to complain about.

This “Neptun fountain” is by the way a copy, because the original fountain was stolen by Swedish troops in 1659…quite remarkable it is, stealing a fountain of this size. Perhaps this Nisse in reality is more likely a guard nisse…