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Relief des Gottes Merkur

Relief of the god Mercury

Messenger of the gods and god of trade, merchants, and travel, in Roman (Mercurius) and Greek (Ἑρμῆς - Hermes) mythology
(Wikipedia: Mercury - Hermes)
Johannes Knubel

Bochum /  Relief des Gottes Merkur   Bochum /  Relief des Gottes Merkur


Relief with central Mercury appearing to support the sky with his hands, flanked by two kneeling female figures, symbolising agriculture and trade. Agriculture holds a young tree and has a field in the background; Trade offers a basket of fruit and has a ship in the background.

Bochum - Relief des Gottes Merkur


J. Knubel Düssld.


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Locatie (N 51°28'51" - E 7°13'2") (Satellite view: Google Maps)

Item Code: denw1080; Photograph: 6 September 2022
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