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Bronze statuette of Hermes

Period:
Late Hellenistic or Imperial
Date:
1st century B.C.–2nd century A.D.
Culture:
Greek or Roman
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 5 7/16 in. (13.8 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry G. Marquand, 1897
Accession Number:
97.22.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Pairs of wings are strapped to his feet and his petasos.
Caffin, Charles Henry. 1897. "October 30." Harper's Weekly, 41. p. 1085.

Knaufft, Ernest. 1897. "November." The Art Interchange.

Reinach, Salomon. 1920. "Deux mille six cent quarante statues antiques : réunies pour la première fois, avec des notices et les index des troes tomes." Répertoire de la statuaire grecque et romaine, 3. no. 6, p. 51, Paris: Ernest Leroux.

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