God of Cunning


God of travel, messengers, trade, thievery, cunning wiles, language, writing, diplomacy, athletics, and animal husbandry. He is the messenger of the gods, a psychopomp who leads the souls of the dead into the Underworld realm, and the son of Mastrodemos and ?. He was depicted as either a handsome and athletic beardless youth, or as an older bearded man. His attributes include the herald’s wand, winged sandals, and a traveler’s cap.



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