Tauroctony Relief

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Carole Raddato
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published on 07 October 2015
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Tauroctony relief in white marble depicting Mithras slaying the bull in a grotto. It was found South of Monastero near Aquileia (Italy). Now in Vienna Kunsthistorisches Museum, Austria. From the 2nd half of 2nd century CE.

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Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2015, October 07). Tauroctony Relief. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4115/tauroctony-relief/

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Raddato, Carole. "Tauroctony Relief." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 07 Oct 2015. Web. 18 Oct 2021.