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Monuments tagged with taurus

Mithraic monuments, temples and other objects related to Mithras and tagged with taurus.

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    Mithraic brooch of Ostia

    In the Mithraic bronze brooch found in Ostia, Cautes and Cautopates have been replaced by a nightingale and a cock.

    TNMM369 – CIMRM 318

    From Italy

  • Monumentum

    Mithraic relief of Baris

    The mithraic relief of Baris, current Turkey, depicts a proto version of the Tauroctony with a winged Mithras surrounded by two Victories.


    From Turkey

  • Monumentum

    Tauroctony of Strasbourg

    These fragments of a monumental relief of Mithras killing the bull were put together...

    TNMM576 – CIMRM 1359, 1360

    From France

    [In h(onorem)] d(omus) d(ivinae) d(eo) i(nvicto) M[ithrae] / ... us M.P.D ... / ... us typu[m] ... / ... solo v ...
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    Consecration for Mars Meder

    The relief of naked Roman soldier, wearing a mantle and a Phrygian cap, has been related to the Mithras' cult.


    From France

    D(eo) Medru Matu/tina Cobnert(i)
  • Monumentum

    Taurcotony sculpture from Sidon

    The Mithras killing the bull sculpture from Sidon, currently Lebanon.

    TNMM156 – CIMRM 76

    From Lebanon

    Φλ. Γερόντιος, πατὴρ νόμιμος τῶν τελετῶν τοῦ θεοῦ εὐχαριστῶν αφιερωσάτω τῷ φ̕ ἔτει.
  • Monumentum

    Tauroctony of the Villa Borghese

    This relief of Mithras slaying the bull was erected in Piazza del Campidoglio, moved to Villa Borghese and is now in the Louvre Museum.

    TNMM131 – CIMRM 415, 416

    From Italy

    Nama Sebesio. / Deo Soli invict[o] Mitrhe (sic!) / C(aii) Aufidii Ianuarius [et…] Nam/a/ ne CS
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    Tauroctony relief from Crikvine

    This relief of Mithras killing the sacred bull was found in 1908 near Klisa, in the surroundings of Salona, the ancient capital of Roman Dalmatia.

    TNMM591 – CIMRM 1871

    From Croatia

  • Monumentum

    Tauroctony of Absalmos

    The relief depict several unusual scenes from Mithras's myth.


    From Syria

    ἐκ τῶν τοῦ θεοῦ ἐπὶ ̕Αβσάλμου
  • Monumentum

    Tauroctony relief of Fertőrákos

    The main cultic relief of Mithras slaying the bull of Fertorakos was carved into the rock face.

    TNMM170 – CIMRM 1642

    From Hungary

    ---] fecit inpendio suo
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    Tauroctony of Dunaújváros (Intercisa)

    The relief of Mithras slaying the bull of Danaújváros was found broken into three parts in a tomb looted in antiquity.

    TNMM411 – CIMRM 1838

    From Hungary