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English

  • Armor of Beowulf - forged by Weyland
  • Giant's Harp - from Jack and the Beanstalk, plays itself
  • Hrunting (Germanic) - Beowulf’s sword
  • Magic beans - grows a beanstalk (Jack & the Beanstalk)*Magic mirror - Answers witches questions
  • Naegling - Beowulf’s sword

Icelandic

  • Angurvadel - Sword of Frithiof

Norse

  • Andvarinaut - Andvari’s gold-making ring
  • Apples of Youth - Endless apples of Idun that give youth
  • Bone of Ullr - spells carved on it
  • Brísingamen/Brisingamen - Necklace of Freya, fashion by dwarfs
  • Chariot of Thunder - Thor's chariot, pulled by goats
  • Dainsleif - Forged by dwarf Dain, could not be sheathed without killing
  • Draupnir - Odin’s gold ring, spawns more gold rings
  • Droma - Chain that fails to hold Fenris
  • Eldhrimnir - Valhalla’s cauldron
  • Ellida - Magic ship of Frithiof
  • Falcon Plumes - Turns Freya into a falcon
  • Gambantein - Staff of Hermod
  • Giallar-horn - Heimdall’s horn
  • Gleipnir - Chain that holds Fenris
  • Gram/Balmung/Nothung - Sword of Sigurd, forged by Weyland
  • Grid's Rod - rod given to Thor by Grid (to kill troll king)
  • Grotli - Magic millstones of Frey
  • Gullinbursti - Golden boar of the sun
  • Gungnir - Odin’s spear
  • Harp of Bragi - Magic harp given by dwarfs
  • Hauberk of Gold - Worn by Sigurd; dwarven
  • Helm of Dread - Dwarven helm worn by Sigurd
  • Hofud - sword of Heimdall
  • Hrotti - sword in treasure of Fafnir
  • Hvergelmir - Near Yggdrasil
  • Iarngreiper - Gauntlet of Thor, allows to hold red-hot hammer
  • Laeding - Chain that fails to hold Fenris
  • Lævateinn - Sword in Eddas (Frey’s?)
  • Legbiter - Sword of King Magnus III (real?)
  • Mannigfual - Ship of giants
  • Megin-giord/Megingjord - Belt of Thor; doubles strength
  • Mimung - sword forged by Weyland
  • Mistilteinn - Sword taken from witch king, never dulls
  • Mjolnir/Miolnir - Hammer of Thor, reappears when thrown
  • Nagelfar - ghost ship that brings dead for Ragnarok
  • Nagelring - sword given to Dietrich by dwarf
  • Odraerir - vessel for magic mead
  • Quickborn - Fountain of Frigg
  • Ridill - sword Sigurd uses to cut out Fafnir’s heart
  • Ring of Volund - Ring forged by Weyland, stolen by pirate Sote (buried alive with it)
  • Ringhorn - Dragonship of Balder
  • Shoe of Vidar - Iron (or leather) shoe to protect against fire and Fenris
  • Skidbladnir - Can sail in air and water
  • Skofnung - Sword of Danish king, holds spirits of 12 berserkers
  • Svalin - Shield that cooled steeds on sun chariot
  • Swan Cloak - Transform into a swan (all valkyries have?)
  • Sword of Frey - sword that gives off sunbeams, traded to Skirnir for Gerda
  • Tarnkappe/Tarnhelm - Dwarven helm that makes wearer invisible, safe from petrifaction
  • Thorn of Sleep - Odin uses to put Brunhild to sleep
  • Tyrfing - sword that brings 3 evils, kills when drawn, gleams with fire, fights on own; should never miss a blow, never rust, cut through iron & stone, have golden hilt, and bring victory in war and single combat; drives men to rage; recovered from grave of Angantyr by his son Hervor
  • Valkyrie Spears - having flaming barbs
  • Well of Mimir/Mímisbrunnr - Odin trades his eye for a drink for knowledge
  • Well of Urd - Feeds Yggdrasil