Mithra

Illustration

Ibolya Horvath
by The Trustees of the British Museum
published on 10 February 2020
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Parthian silver coin, 1st-2nd century CE.
Reverse: Short-bearded bust of Mithra facing left, with a long moustache and bushy hair. Mithra wears diadem, torque and Persian V-neck jacket with beaded lapels. Rays of a halo shine above his head.

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