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Founded in 50 AD, Durnomagus is now part of the German town of Dormagen.
  • Findings from the Mithraeum of Dormagen

    Findings from the Mithraeum of Dormagen
    From Jost Auler's Archäoleogische Ausgrabungen in Dormagen 

  • Bryaxis


Mithraic monuments of Durnomagus


Mithräum von Dormagen

Workman digging in a field near Dormagen found a vault. Against one of the walls were found two monuments related to Mithras.


Tauroctony of Dormagen CIMRM 1012

The sculpture of Mithras slaying the bull found in Dormagen is exposed at Bonn Landesmuseum.

CIMRM 1012

Inscriptions of Durnomagus

Deo Soli i(nvicto) M(ithrae) p(ro) s(alute) i(mperatoris) Suran l(ibertus) dupl(icarius) ale Noricorum ci(vis) Trax v(otum) s(olvit) l(ibens) m(erito).

Mithräum von Dormagen

D(eo) S(oli) i(nvicto) imp(erio) C. Amandinius / Verus buc(inator) v(otum) l(ibens) l(aetus) m(erito).

Tauroctony of Dormagen CIMRM 1012