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Slave of a certain Macus Iulius Eunicus, Hermes dedicated a monument to Silvanus found in the Mitreo della Planta Pedis.


of Hermes

TNMP 246

Hermes was the slave of a certain Marcus Iulius Eunicus. He was active in the Mitreo della Planta Pedis in Ostia, where he dedicated a monument to the sacred Silvanus with an inscription bearing his name.


Inscription of Hermes to Silvanus

This inscription, found in the Mitreo della Planta Pedis, among some other monuments in Ostia, suggests a link between Mithras and Silvanus.

TNMM 626

Silvano / sancto / sacrum / Hermes / M. Iuli Eunici.
Dedicated to the sacred Silvanus, Hermes, (slave) of Marcus Iulius Eunicus.



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