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The two fragmented bronze pins displaying helmet-clad male heads were both found at the magnate’s residence at Tissø. The figure to the left wears a helmet with horns shaped like birds of prey. Perhaps this bearded warrior is a depiction of the Viking period’s supreme god Odin with his two ravens Hugin and Munin? Photo: the National Museum.
Sleipnir – Odin’s eight-legged horse. Photo: the National Museum.