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Secundinius Amantius

He was cornicularius, supply officer, to the prefect of the Legion XXII Primigenia.

  • Altar to Mithras and Mars from Mainz.

    Altar to Mithras and Mars from Mainz.


Biography of Secundinius Amantius

His community
in Mithräum von Mainz



Altar to Mithras and Mars of Mainz

This altar has been unusually dedicated to both gods Mithras and Mars at Mogontiacum, present-day Mainz.

D(eo) I(nvicto) M(ithrae) / et Marti/ Secundini/us Amantius / cornicu(larius)/ praef(ecti) leg(ionis)/ XXII permi/ttente Pri/mulo patre/ ex voto pos/uit l(ibens) l(aetus) m(erito)
To the Unconquered Sun God Mithras and Mars. Secundinius Amantius, cornicularius to the prefect of the 22nd Legion, with the permission of Primulus the Pater, dedicates this willingly in fulfilment of a vow.

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Published on 13 Feb 2022

Updated on 8 Nov 2022



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