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
York - The image with the inscription to Arimanius on its base.
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 1)
Rome (San Clemente 2)
A truly remarkable head of a statue of Mithras.
Rome, Baths of Diocletian
Guglingen - With Cautes and Cautopates
Barberini (CIMRM 390)
British Museum 1
British Museum 2
Dura Europos 1
Dura Europos 2
Lezoux. On a pot!
Marino 2. Good pictures of the side images.
Mircea Voda, Romania
Nemea. An intaglio.
Neuenheimer, near Heidelburg
On a coin. I don't know the provenance.
Paris (in the Louvre)
Rome (Baths of Diocletian 1)
Rome (Baths of Diocletian 2)
Rome (Baths of Diocletian 3)
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 1 - which is where I went to 5th and 6th grade.
Meal of Sol and Mithras
Dura Europos - Mithras riding the bull.
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 as Atlas
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
Ptuj Mithras Taurophorus
Riegel - Meal of Mithras and Sol
Drawing of a Pater
Sibiu Museum - Mithras riding the bull.