Greek terracotta Herm - H. 12,5 cm

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Greek terracotta Herm - H. 12,5 cm
Greek, South Italy, 5th c B.C.

Herm, on top of the pillar the bearded head of Hermes with a wreath in his long hair. Halfway the shaft an erected phallus. The protrusions symbolize his arms.
Terracotta
Condition: intact, some black manganese spots and “flowers” on the surface
Height: 12,5 cm
Greek, South Italy, 5th c B.C.

Ex private collection Germany, acquired before 1985.

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