Multilingual Folk Tale Database

Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

590: The Prince and the Bracelets

      560-649 Magic Objects

            300-749 TALES OF MAGIC

The youth whose evil stepmother seeks his life finds two armbands: strong. Adventures. Two lions become his helpers. The stepmother has his eyes put out. He is cured and the stepmother punished. Cf. Type 315. I. The Blue Band. (a) A boy traveling…


Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm 1812 Germany German Der Königssohn, der sich vor nichts fürchtet
Asbjørnsen & Moe / George Dasent 1859 Norway English The Blue Belt

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