Mithras Sacrificing a Bull

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 23 January 2016
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A Roman marble relief depicting Mithras sacrificing a bull. From the Esquiline, Rome, date unknown. (Vatican Museums, Rome)

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2016, January 23). Mithras Sacrificing a Bull. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4457/mithras-sacrificing-a-bull/

Chicago Style

Cartwright, Mark. "Mithras Sacrificing a Bull." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 23, 2016. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4457/mithras-sacrificing-a-bull/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Mithras Sacrificing a Bull." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 23 Jan 2016. Web. 01 Aug 2021.