Finnish - A mysterious object which grants all wishes. In some versions it was a magic mill which produced endless supplies of salt, flour and money. One such mill was made by Ilmarinen, in his quest for the hand of the Maiden of Pohjola, by loading his furnace with many unusual things such as sheep's milk and swansdown, over which he recited spells. On successive days, the furnace produced a golden bowl, a ship made of copper, a golden-horned cow and a gold and silver plough. He melted these things down again and, on the following day, the furnace produced the magic mill that he was seeking. Also called Sampo.

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