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Gaius Rufius Virilis

He devoted an altar to his father, Pater Patrum of Vieu

  • Incrition of Caius Rufius Virilis

    Incrition of Caius Rufius Virilis
    The New Mithraeum / Andreu Abuín (CC BY-NC-SA) 


Biography of Gaius Rufius Virilis

His community
in Mithraeum de Valromey



Altar of Vieu

This altar was dedicated by a son to his father, one of the few Patres Patrum recorded in the western provinces.

Dei i(nvicti) / M(ithrae) Patri Patru/m C(aio) Ru[t(io)] / Eutacto / C(aius) R(ufius) Viri/lis fil(ius).
Caius Rufius Virilis, his son, for Caius Rufius Euctatus, Pater Patrum of the invincible god Mithras.

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Published on 1 Feb 2022

Updated on 29 Jan 2022



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