Ancient Hermes head found during Athens sewage work  (

The marble head found just 1.4 metres (four feet) under the pavement on a busy street during some routine maintenance work. It is believed to be a fragment of a Hermetic column, a street marker that was found at crossroads in ancient Athens.

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