Hermes is one of the twelve Olympic gods. He was the patron god of merchants, travellers and traffic as well as the god of thieves, shepherds and gymnastics. As messenger of the gods, he conveys messages from the gods to the people and brought the deceased to the Underworld - Hades. With small wings on his shoes, Hermes could even move faster than the light. Many inventions are attributed to him, including astronomy, the Greek alphabet, the scale, boxing, the lyre and the shepherd's flute.
The set contains a 7cm tall Hermes with winged wreath, winged shoes, as well as two doves and his attribute de golden Hermes staff.
Recommended for ages 4+