Mithraic monuments of Civitas Auderiensium
The relief of Dieburg shows Mithras riding a horse as main figure, surrounded by several scenes of the myth.
There are references to two places of worship from Dieburg, whereby the Mithraeum, discovered in 1926.
A statue of Mithras with a bow was found on the pit of the Mithraeum of Dieburg.
The vessel to burn incense from the Mithraeum of Dieburg is similar to those found in other Roman cities of Germany.
A standing half naked man makes offerings to an altar while holding a cornucopia in his other hand.
This unusual statue in Mithraic iconography of a mother nursing a child was found in the vestibule of the Mithraeum of Dieburg.
Inscriptions of Civitas Auderiensium
Perpetus fra/te[r] artis sutor(iae). / Silvinus ar/tis quadratari/ae Aureli[us ---] d(ono) d(ederunt).
[Side B:] D(eo) S(oli) i(nvicto) M(ithrae) Silvestrius Sil(v)inu[s] et Silvestrius Perpetus et Silvinius Aurelius.
[Side B:] To the invincible god Mithras, Silvestrius Silvinus, Silvestrius Perpetus and [Silvinus?] Aurelius, their nephew, fulfilled their vow willingly, gladly and deservedly. Perpetus, brother, a cobbler by trade, and Silvinus, a sculptor by trade, Aurelius [---] gave this as a gift.
- Roger Pearse (2013) CIMRM 1247 - Two-sided relief on pivot with side-panels. Dieburg, Germany
- Dieburger Mithräum - Museum Schloss Fechenbach
- Bricault, Veymers, Amoroso et al. (2021) The Mystery of Mithras. Exploring the heart of a Roman cult