Bredgatan / Strandgatan
Merkurius och Neptunus
Mercury and Neptune
Stone statues in the façade on the seaman's home:
Messenger of the gods and god of trade, merchants, and travel, in Roman (
) and Greek (Ἑρμῆς - Hermes) mythology (Wikipedia:
Poseidon (Ποσειδῶν) in Greek, or Neptunus, in Roman mythology, is the god of water and the sea (Wikipedia:
Do you know who the sculptor is? please let us know.
Mercurius / Hermes
Neptune / Poseidon
Location N 56°40'10" E 12°51'37"
; Photograph: 22 July 2009
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