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Tabula ansata of Lucius from Bremenium

This inscription commemorates the building of a mithraeum in Bremenium with fellow worshippers of Mithras.
Mithraic inscription from Bremenium

Mithraic inscription from Bremenium
John Collingwood Bruce 

The New Mithraeum
13 Nov 2022
Updated on Jul 2024

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Tabula lapidea magna litteris bonis.

CIL VII 1039; MMM II No. 486.

Deo invicto Soli soc(io) / sacrum. Pro salute / et incolumitate imp(eratoris) Caes(aris) / M. Aureli Antonini pii felic(is) / aug(usti) L. Caecilius Optatus / trib(unus) coh(ortis) I Vardul(lorum) cum con[sa]/craneis votum l[i]be[n]s [s(olvit) aedemq(ue)] / a solo extrux[it d(e) s(ua) p(ecunia)].

Probabiliter M. Aurelium Antoninum hunc Elagabalum esse statuit Bruce. Between 219-222 A.D.

L. Caecilius Optatus: cf. CIL VII 1035 in which he occurs in an inscription dedicated to Minerva.

From consacranei it appears,