Carrawburgh, close up
Mundelsheim, with Sol and Luna
San Clemente. With tauroctony.
Sibiu Museum. Mithras riding the bull.
Cautes and Cautopates
Guglingen - With a Petragenetrix
Cautes and Cautopates from Palermo.
Rome - corner of tauroctony, with Cautes and Sol
S. Stefano Rotondo, Rome - Dedication to Cautes.
Modena - Not actually with a lion's head.
Museum of Ancient Arles (CIMRM 879)
Rome, Vatican Library
Rome, Vatican Museum
Carrawburgh, closeup on altars
Ostia Page with links to pages about all of the mithraea there. Wonderful site.
Ostia with people inside to show you just how claustrophobic the mithraea were.
Rome (San Clemente)
A truly remarkable head of a statue of Mithras.
Rome, Baths of Diocletian
Guglingen - With Cautes and Cautopates
Lezoux. On a pot!
Marino 2. Good pictures of the side images.
Mircea Voda, Romania
Nemea. An intaglio.
Neuenheimer, near Heidelburg
Paris (in the Louvre)
Rome (Baths of Diocletian 1)
Rome (Baths of Diocletian 2)
Rome (Vatican Musuem 1)- I was able to get directions to this from the museum guard, even though I don't speak Italian, and he didn't speak English, by miming the stabbing of the knife.
Rome (Vatican Museum 2)
Santa Barbara Museum of Art If anyone knows the provenance of this piece, please let me know.
Toronto (Royal Ontario Museum)
Wiesbaden- which is where I went to 5th and 6th grade.
Meal of Sol and Mithras
Marino. A tauoctony with individual photographs of such scenes as Mithras carrying the bull and the arrow water miracle.
Ladenburg - Meal of Mithras and Sol
Mithras and Sol from the Louvre
Mithras, Sol, and Oceanus (CIMRM 2244)
Mithras, Sol, and Oceanus wrapped in a serpent (CIMRM 1958)
Mithras the Archer
Mosaic - A syncretistic mosaic which seems to have one of the torchbearers on the left, Adonis (?) on the right, the eagle of Zeus above, and Jesus in the middle. I know nothing more about this mosaic except what is shown here, and would be thrilled to learn more about it.
Ostia, mosaic 1
Ostia, mosaic 2
Ostia, mosaic 3
Ostia, mosaic 4
Drawing of a Pater
Sibiu Museum - Mithras riding the bull.