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MERCURY emblems and logos - Origin, Meaning, History

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MERCURY emblem logo represents the letter “M” composed of three parallel arc lines enclosed in a circle, which indicates an initial of the brand name. The logo was called as nicknames like the “waterfall,” “winding road,” and “hockey stick,” took on multiple meanings, including being a depiction of the iconic winged helmet of the Roman god Mercury (Mercurius). The three parallel arc lines suggests mobility. In the 1940s, the base design of this logo was born, has made a minor change of in the mid 1980s. Before this logo design was adopted, it was a side profile of Mercury with the iconic winged helmet.

The brand name of MERCURY is derived from the Roman god Mercury as sama as the logo design. The Roman god Mercury is the god of financial gain, commerce, etc.



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