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Mitras naciendo de una roca del Mitreo de Aquincum
22 Jul 2009

Nacimiento de Mitra del Mitreo de Victorinus, Aquincum.
A. Pegler.

Limestone relief (H 0.98. Br 0.55) depicting Mithras' rockbirth. Mithras, naked and emerging from the rock to mid-thigh, holds a burning torch in his upraised left hand and a dagger in his right. The rock is surrounded by a serpent who raises its head towards the god.


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