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Mithras with stars beneath his cape. Detail of fresco from Mithraic temple in Marino, Italy, 2nd cent. CE

Mithras with stars beneath his cape. Detail of fresco from Mithraic temple in Marino, Italy, cent. Mithras was a cult god of the Roman army.

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Mithraism, also known as the Mithraic mysteries, was a mystery religion centred around the god Mithras that was practised in the Roman Empire from about the to the century.

I call this the Ol' Pompeiian Tit-taaaaay Squeeze.  I mean you gotta get your squeezing done before Vesuvius let's loose.

Satyr and maenad, ancient Roman fresco from Pompeii From the Casa di Caecilius Jucundus in Pompeii (V, Museo Archeologico (Naples)

Tauroctony fresco in the mithraeum of Capua, 2nd century, The mithraeum (mitreo), Capua

Tauroctony fresco in the mithraeum of Capua, century, The mithraeum (mitreo), Capua

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Deity of the Day for December is Mithras, Early Roman Sun God

Drunken Hercules, Roman, 1st century (fresco). Roman, (1st century AD) / House of Siricus, Pompeii, Italy / Alinari / The B

Fresco of Drunken Hercules - at the House of Siricus in Pompeii, circa c.

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-- Roman Fresco -- Flying Maenad & Satyr -- Circa CE -- Excavated from the 'House Naviglio' at Pompeii

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Roman Fresco -- Depicting a harpist -- Circa 50 CE -- Boscoreale, Italy -- Located roughly 1 mile north of Pompeii.

Tauroctony fresco in the mithraeum of Capua, detail of the torchbearer Cautes, 2nd century (CIMRM 181), Mithraeum (mitreo), Ancient Capua

Tauroctony fresco in the mithraeum of Capua, detail of the torchbearer Cautes, century (CIMRM Mithraeum (mitreo), Ancient Capua

Fresco of Perseus and Andromeda from the west wall of the triclinium of the House of the Priest Amandus in Pompeii, excavated mainly in 1924. The photo was probably made soon after the excavation, the fresco is meanwhile barely recognizable. A similar fresco, probably based on the same original, is in the Imperial Villa at Boscotrecase.

Fresco of Perseus and Andromeda from the west wall of the triclinium of the House of the Priest Amandus in Pompeii, excavated mainly in

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