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Pot Scraper Arrives in Town

By Iceland Review

Pot Scraper (or Pottaskefill in Icelandic), the fifth Yule Lad, arrives today. He is known for stealing leftovers from pots.

potscraperIllustration: Magnús Valur Pálsson.

The Yule Lads, the Icelandic version of Santa Claus, one of the differences being that there are 13 of them, come down from the mountains one by one to treat well-behaved children to presents.

Click here and here to read more about the Yule Lads.


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