Mercury roman god hat head logo emblem | The first Mercury logo was a side profile of the Roman god with his iconic winged hat. It went through many tweaks and iterations, functioning well as a hood ornament.
Queen's famous insignia recognized all over the world ~ was created/illustrated by Freddie Mercury himself who studied graphics art in university. (Freddie had quite a natural talent in the field and was an excellent artist.)
Mercury logo waterfall road hockeystick wing emblem | With nicknames like the “waterfall,” “winding road,” and “hockey stick,” the emblem took on multiple meanings, including being a depiction of Mercury’s winged helmet. The three-arc design suggests mobility. It remained silver until it was retired, the color of the element Mercury.