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Tauroctony of Dragus

The tauroctonic relief from Dragus includes a naked flying figure that Vermaseren has identified as Phosporus or Lucifer.
13 Aug 2021
Tauroctony of Dragus

Tauroctony of Dragus
S. Nemeti


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The relief from Dragu has a height of 32–41 cm, a length of 50 cm and a width of 2.5–6.5 cm thus being part of medium sized votive monuments that form the mithraic repertoire from Dacia. The material is tuff stone.

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