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The New Mithraeum Database of Bosnia and herzegovina

Mithraic monuments, temples and other objects related to Mithras from Bosnia and herzegovina.
  • Mithraeum

    Mithraeum of Prozor

    The Mithraea in the territory of Arupium were first mentioned by Š. Ljubić in 1882.


  • Monumentum

    Tauroctony of Dardagan

    The relief of Mithras killing the bull, found near Zvornik in Bosnia and Herzegovina, features some variations on the usual scene.


  • Monumentum

    Two-sided relief from Konjic

    The mithraic relief of Konjic shows a Tauroctony in one side and a ritual meal in the other.

    TNMM259 – CIMRM 1896

    Deo Soli inv[ict]o Meter[ae].
  • Monumentum

    Altar of Tihaljina

    This altar, discovered in Grude, near Tihaljina, Bosnia and Herzegovina, bears an inscription by Pinnes, a soldier of the Cohors Prima Belgica.

    TNMM754 – CIMRM 1889

    D(eo) I(nvicto) M(ithrae) a[c Ge]/niis sac[r(orum)] / Augusto[r(um)] / Rus(---) Pin(nes) mi/les / co(hortis) prim(ae) / Bel(garum) immunis / libens merito / posuit.
  • Monumentum

    Altars of Jajce

    Three small limestone altars were found in the Jajce Mithraeum, one of which bears the inscription ’Invicto’.

    TNMM699 – CIMRM 1904

  • Monumentum

    Larger altars and small finds from Jajce

    Three larger altars and other finds from the Mithraeum of Jajce, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

    TNMM700 – CIMRM 1905

  • Monumentum

    Cautopates of Jajce

    Beheaded Cautopates in limestone found on the podium of the Jajce Mithraeum, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

    TNMM698 – CIMRM 1903

  • Mithraeum

    Mithraeum of Jajce

    The remains of the Jajački Mithraeum were discovered accidentally during excavation for the construction of a private house in 1931.

    TNMM63 – CIMRM 1901

  • Monumentum

    Tauroctony of Jajce

    The relief of Mithras killing the bull from the Jajce Mithraeum is walled into the cult niche and surmounted by a roof.

    TNMM697 – CIMRM 1902

  • Monumentum

    Tauroctony of Golubić

    This relief of Mithras as a bullkiller was found in Golubić, Bosnia and Herzegovina, near a cementery.

    TNMM696 – CIMRM 1910, 1911

    Aure/lius / Ma/ximus /Pant[a]die/[nus].