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Monumentum

Mosaico del suelo del Mitreo di Felicissimus

The Mithraeum Felicissimus has a floor mosaic depicting the seven mithraic grades.
 
 
Mithraeum.eu
10 Jul 2009
 
  • Andreu Abuín 

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The central aisle of the Mithraeum di Felicissimus has a mosaic pavement with the symbolic representations of the different mithraic grades:
  1. Near the entrance is a stylized tree.
  2. In the middle of the floor, in the space between the entrance and the niche, is a krater.
  3. Before the niche is a burning altar.
  4. Avobe the crater and then in the direction of the backwall the following figures, separated form each other by black bands: Two phrygian caps surmonted by a crescent.
 

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