This impressive and legendary sculpture from the age of the Greek Mythology shows Hermes, also know as God Mercury, the messenger of the gods. He brings the gift of the spoken word and reading. Hermes is in a standing pose with winged feet. He carries the caduceus, also winged, in one hand. It is generally believed that the name Hermes is actually an office or a lineage of those called Hermes. Scholars believe that a whole line of teachers or a priesthood may have written under the name Hermes. The prevailing theory is that the Hermetic writings may span several centuries, dating as late as the first or second century A.D.
Hermes represents intelligence, speech and quick action. He will inspire your work and thought. Modeled on a famous sculpture, the legend can now be a reality in your home.
• Height: 13 inches
• Weight: 3 lbs. 2 oz