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Mitras naciendo de una roca del Mitreo de Aquincum

 
 
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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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