Denmark Doll Skovshoved Fish Seller

Little knitted doll dressed as a fish seller from Skovshoved village, located on the Øresund coast, north of Copenhagen. With paper tag ‘Skovshoved’ in handwriting and fabric label ‘Handmade in Denmark’ attached to the inside of her skirt.

Folklore is in the air… uhm… ear!


Object Doll wearing traditional costume
Origin Denmark, Skovshoved
Culture Unknown
Medium Fabric, yarn, natural material
Mark or Tag Paper tag & fabric label
Made by Unknown
Size H 10 cm
Dates from Not dated
Acquired Fleemarket 1990's


No postcard available. There should be a nice postcard here that matches this doll, to show you how the people living in Denmark are dressed in their traditional costume.

There is nothing suitable in our postcard books at the moment, too bad!

Happy collecting,