This site uses cookies to offer you a better browsing experience.
Find out more on how we use cookies in our privacy policy.

 
Syndexios

Flavius Aper

Commander of the Macedonian legions V and XIII Gemina Galliens.

  •  

  • Frontal view of Ptuj altar

    Frontal view of Ptuj altar
    CIMRM 

  • Petrogenia del Mitreo III de Ptuj

    Petrogenia del Mitreo III de Ptuj 

Biography
of Flavius Aper

References

Mentions

Flavius Aper altar (CIMRM 1584)

TNMM 255

The altar of Ptuj depicts Mithras and Sol on the front and the water miracle on the right side.

D(eo) S(oli) i(nvicto) M(ithrae) / pro sal(ute) d(omini) n(ostri) Gallieni p(ii) f(elicis) / invicti Aug(usti) Fl(avius) Aper v(ir) e(gregius) l(ibens) m(erito).
To the invincible god Mithras, for the salvation of our pious and happy master Gallienus, the invincible emperor, Flavius Aper, a remarkable man (= knight), willingly and justly.

Mithras rock-birth of Mithraeum III, Ptuj

TNMM 204

Cautes and Cautopates attend the birth of Mithras from the rock in the Petrogenia of the third Mithraeum of Ptuj.

D(eo) S(oli) i(nvicto) M(ithrae) / pro sal(ute) officialium Apri prae/positi leg(ionum) V M(acedonicae) et XIII gem(inae) / Galli(enarum).
To the invincible god Sol Mithras, for the salvation of the members of the administrative office (officiales) of [Flavius] Aper, commander of the Macedonian legions V and XIII Gemina Galliens

Comments

 

Add a comment