Odin's birds, a pair of harness mounts from Gotland. The exaggerated beaks and talons emphasize the ferocity of the eagles which were widely associated with the cult of Odin. Country of Origin: Sweden. Culture: Viking. Place of Origin: Vallstenarum, Vallstena parish. Material Size: gilt-bronze. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive/ Statens Historiska Museum, Stockholm . Location: 18.