Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Mithras
Associated deities, genii etc.Lion-headed god
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Time
Allegories of Time Aion Classical
Further details
Called a Mithraic Aion or Chronos
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
1st century - 3rd century
LOCATION
Rome, Villa Albani
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Franz Valery Marie Cumont, Textes et monuments figurés relatifs aux Mystères de Mithra : pub. avec une introduction critique, Bruxelles 1896, p. 216 (gives several similar examples)
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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