An Exhibited Terracotta Herm of Hermes, Rhodian, ca. 5th century BCE
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Hollow cast Herm with plain rectangular front, slightly rounded back, square stubby arms, and rectangular base. The bearded head with long hair and fine features, a phallus at the front.
References: Collin, #14, p. 2; Original Clark Catalog., #14, p. 235CGA (1928) p. 100, #2517; CGA (1932), p. 106, #2517
Exhibited: "The William A. Clark Collection," Corcoran Gallery of Art, April 26-July 16, 1978.
Dimensions: 6 1/4 x 2 3/4 x 2 in. (15.88 x 6.99 x 5.08 cm)
Condition: Intact with white slip remaining
Provenance: William A. Clark (1839 - 1925) Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington DC, (1926 - 2014), American University Museum (2014 - 2021).
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