Roman Bronze Lock Plate Depicting Mithras

Item Description

C. 1st century AD

A nice bronze lock plate depicting the bust of Mithras with incised detail. Mithras is the god of light, honour, soldiers and truth.

Damaged to one edge with some earthy surface deposits and a nice green patina and fine detail.

Provenance: London art market, pre 1992.

Size: 59mm length



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