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Altar of Hostilius from Skelani

This damaged monument of a certain Hostilius from Malvesiatium, now Skelani, bears an inscription apparently to Mithras transitus.
Fragment altar from Skelani

Fragment altar from Skelani

The New Mithraeum
25 Sep 2023

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Fragmentary altar with an inscription by a certain Hostilius 'to the tran[sit] of the god M[ithras]', which may refer to Mithras carrying the sacred bull before the sacrifice.

CIL III 14219 8; ILJug 3 1533; CIMRM 1900; AHB p 241