Roman mosaic from Hinton St Mary, Dorset. This mosaic is the earliest depiction of Christ found in Roman Britain and dates from the fourth century AD. The figure of Christ is flanked by two pomegranates and lies on the chi-rho symbol.
Mithras and the zodiac, Trier - Rheinisches Landesmuseum, Trier. - Augusta Treverorum A representation of Mithras' rock-birth. In his l.h. the youthful, naked god carries a globe and with his upraised r.h. he supports the Zodiac. In the four corners, which are left open by the circle, are the busts of the four Winds: On the rock a raven, serpent and sitting dog, all three of them raising their heads towards Mithras. In the upper corners the dressed busts of Sol and Luna.
Abraxas, a Gnostic Deity. "The bird fights its way out of the egg. The egg is the world. Who would be born must first destroy a world. The bird flies to God. The God’s name is Abraxas." - From "Demian" by Herman Hesse.