© 2014 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
Thrym

Thrym

 Table of Contents
Home Mythology Thrym Police Reports The Theft of Thor's Hammer

Case File: The Theft of Thor's Hammer

Police Reports

Case description: Thor accused Thrym of stealing his hammer, alleging that the giant took it, intending to trade it for Freyja's hand in marriage.

Case status: Thrym pled guilty as charged to the theft. But the court proceedings ended prematurely when Thor, disguised as Freyja, retrieved his hammer and killed the accused.

Advertisement
Advertisement