Mercury with his caduceus symbolizing commerce by an unknown sculptor. Temple Avenue and Tudor Street, London EC4. [Click on images for larger pictures.]

Left: Mercury (detail). Right: Grotesque head on same building.

Photographs and caption by Robert Freidus. Formatting and perspective correction by George P. Landow. You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the photographer and (2) link your document to this URL in a web document or cite the Victorian Web in a print one.]

Last modified 18 July 2011