Replica bronze Flying Mercury statue for sale. Stands 75 inches tall. Perfectly captures the dynamic and majestic essence of the original sculpture. The Flying Mercury statue, also known as Mercurio Volante in Italian, is an iconic sculpture that dates back to ancient Roman mythology. It depicts the Roman god Mercury, known as the messenger of the gods and the patron of commerce, travel, and communication. The statue portrays Mercury in a dynamic pose, with wings on his feet and a caduceus, a symbol of his authority, in his hand. The origins of the Flying Mercury statue can be traced back to the Hellenistic period, where it was inspired by Greek sculptures and later adopted by the Romans. Today, the statue continues to be admired for its graceful and energetic representation of Mercury's swift movement and divine attributes.