Hermes Loghios.

Medium-grained (Pentelic) marble. Roman copy 2nd cent. CE after a bronze Greek original of the 5th cent. BCE ascribed to Phidias.
H. 183 cm.
Inv. No. 8624.

Rome, Roman National Museum, Palazzo Altemps
(Museo nazionale romano, Palazzo Altemps)

Origin:
From the Boncompagni Ludovisi collection.
Credits:
2015. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.

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Keywords: medium-grained Pentelic marble statue Hermes Ludovisi Loghios Mercury Mercurius the Oratore Psychopomp Psychopompos Psychopompus from the Boncompagni Ludovisi Collection school by sculptor Phidias kerykeion caduceus hat petasos petasus little cap rod cloak Inv No 8624 Algardi
History of Ancient Rome