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Tauroctony of the Mitreo dell'Esquilino

This simple relief of Mithras killing the bull without his companions Cautes and Cautopates was found in the so-called Mithraeum of the Esquilino, Rome.
Tauroctony relief from the Esquillino.

Tauroctony relief from the Esquillino.

The New Mithraeum
3 Oct 2023

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