CIMRM Supplement - Head of Mithras (?), lead. Nr. Barbruch, in Dumfries & Galloway, Britain




A small head of a deity wearing a Phrygian or Persian cap, possibly Mithras, was found by Sandy Robson, a metal detector enthusiast, in 2011, near the Roman fortlet of Barbruch in Dumfries and Galloway.1

Robson wrote to Roger Beck in 2013, asking if it was indeed Mithras:

Beck replied:

Robson adds:

1All details on this page including the photographs were kindly supplied by Sandy Robson - thank you.

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