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Wanda Marcussen
published on 08 December 2019

A traditional smoke, or "incense", man from the Ore Mountains, dressed as a miner. These wooden figures are an important part of the region's Christmas traditions.

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About the Author

Wanda Marcussen
Wanda has studied International Relations with specialization in History at The University of Oslo, and is currently studying for her Master's degree in Environmental History at Trinity College Dublin.

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Marcussen, W. (2019, December 08). Smoke Man. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Marcussen, Wanda. "Smoke Man." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified December 08, 2019.

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Marcussen, Wanda. "Smoke Man." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 08 Dec 2019. Web. 27 Mar 2023.