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  • Monumentum

    Dedication inscription from Koenigshoffen Mithraeum

    The inscription reports the restoration of the coloured painting of the main relief of the Mithraeum by a veteran of the Legio VIII Augusta.

    TNMM253 CIMRM 1361

    From France

    In h(onorem) d(omus) d(ivinae) deo Invic/to M(ithrae) C(aius) Celsinius / Matutinus veter(anus) / leg(ionis) VIII Aug(ustae) Alexan/drianae typum / de suo repinx(it)
  • Monumentum

    Gnostic amulet with Mithras monogram

    This silver amulet depicts Abraxas on one side and the first verses of the Book of Genesis in Hebrew on the other.


  • Notitia

    The Father of Mithras

    It is well known that Mithras was born from a rock. However, less has been written about the father of the solar god, and especially about how he conceived him.
  • Syndexios

    Thrasyllus of Mendes

    Thrasyllus was an Egyptian of Greek descent grammarian, astrologer and a friend of the Roman emperor Tiberius.
  • Syndexios

    Tiberius Claudius Balbilus

    Scholar, politician and a court astrologer to the Roman emperors Claudius, Nero and Vespasian.
  • Monumentum

    Aion of Oxyrhynchus

    According to Pettazzoni Aion in general finds its iconographical origin in Egypt. Mithras must have been worshipped in Egypt in the third century B.C.

    TNMM271 CIMRM 103

    From Egypt

  • Mithraeum

    Mithraeum of Alexandria


    From Egypt