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Marcus Valerius Maximus

Priest and astrologer of Milan.

 
  • Slab of the astrologer Maximus

    Slab of the astrologer Maximus
    Clauss (2021) 

 

Biography of Marcus Valerius Maximus

  • Marcus Valerius Maximus was a brother.
  • Active circa 2nd – 3rd century in Mediolanum, Italia.

Marcus Valerius Maximus, priest of the invincible sun god Mithras, scholar of astrology, for himself and his wife Severia A. He built a sepulchre for his family at Mediolanum in Cisalpine Gaul, dating to the third century, or the second half of the second.

Other brothers from Mediolanum

 
 

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Slab of the astrologer Maximus of Milan

Marcus Valerius Maximus records in this inscription his knowledge of astrology as well as the name of his wife.

M(arcus) Valeri[us] / Maximu[s] / sacerdo[s] / d(ei) S(olis) i(nvicti) M(ithrae) / stu[di(osus)] / astrologia[e] / sibi et / Severiae Apr[.] / uxori. / H(oc) m(onumentum) h(eredes) n(on) [s(equetur)].
Marcus Valerius Maximus, priest of the invincible sun god Mithras, scholar of astrology, for himself and his wife Severia Apr[---]. This monument is not part of the heritage.

Canonical URI https://www.mithraeum.eu/person/116

Published on 8 Feb 2022

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