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  • Mithraeum

    Mithraeum II of Aquincum in Victorinus’s house

    This temple of Mithras in Aquincum was located within the private house of the decurio Marcus Antonius Victorinus.

    TNMM84 – CIMRM 1750, 1751

  • Mithraeum

    Mithraeum I of Aquincum

    The Mithraeum of Aquincum I existed in the potter's quarter of the ancient city of Budapest.

    TNMM356 – CIMRM 1742

  • Monumentum

    Tauroctony bronze of Szőny

    Szony's bronze plate shows Mithra slaying the bull and the seven planets with attributes at the bottom of the composition.

    TNMM334 – CIMRM 1727

  • Monumentum

    Base of Buda

    This base was found in the 18th century and bears an inscription to the god Arimanius.

    TNMM706 – CIMRM 1775

  • Monumentum

    Tauroctony of Symphorus and Marcus from Aquincum

    This sculpture of Mithras killing the sacred bull bears an inscription that mentions the donors.

    TNMM526 – CIMRM 1768, 1769

    [Sy]mphorus et M(arcus).
  • Monumentum

    Altar to Sol by brothers of Budaors

    This fragmented altar was erected by two brothers from the Legio II Adiutrix who also built a temple.

    TNMM558 – CIMRM 1793

    Sol(i) Soc(io) / M(arcus) Aur(elius) Fron/tinianus / et M(arcus) Aur(elius) Fr[o]/nto mil(ites) leg(ionis) /II Ad(iutricis) fratres / templ(um) const(ituerunt) / Antonino / IIII co(n)s(ule).
  • Monumentum

    Second petrogey of Aquincum

    Another sculpture of Mithras rock-birth from the Mithraeum of Victorinus, in Aquincum.

    TNMM478 – CIMRM 1756

  • Monumentum

    Mithras Petrogenitus of Alba Iulia

    Mithras born from the rock with a snake raising in coils around it.

    TNMM213 – CIMRM 1991

  • Monumentum

    Petrogenia of Aquincum

    In Aquincum petrogenia, Mithras holds the usual dagger and torch as he emerges from the rock.

    TNMM178 – CIMRM 1758

  • Socius

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  • Locus


    Aquincum was an ancient city, situated on the northeastern borders of the province of Pannonia within the Roman Empire.
  • Mithraeum

    Mithraeum IV of Aquincum

    The Mithraeum of Symphorus and Marcus, in Óbuda, Budapest, has been restored to public view in 2004 and, while well presented, it has been heavily restored.

    TNMM85 – CIMRM 1767

  • Mithraeum

    Mithraeum VI of Aquincum

    A sixth temple dedicated to Mithras has been identified for the first time in the military sector of the ancient Roman city of Aquincum.


  • Monumentum

    Altars to Cautes and Cautopates of Aquincum

    These two altars, erected by a certain Victorinus in the mithraeum he built in his house, bear inscriptions to Cautes and Cautopates.

    TNMM477 – CIMRM 1751, 1752

    Deo Cauti / M. Ant(onius) Victorinus / dec(urio) col(oniae) / Aq(uinci) aedilis. Deo Cau/topati / M. Ant(onius) / Victori/nus / dec(urio) col(oniae) / Aq(uinci) / aedilis.
  • Monumentum

    Fragmented Mercury of Aquincum

    Fragments of this limestone statue include the head and torso of Mercury, holding the caduceus in his left hand.

    TNMM703 – CIMRM 1755

  • Monumentum

    Inscription of Aurelius Iustinianus from Ptuj

    This inscription belongs to the 4th mithraeum found in the modern town of Ptuj.

    TNMM644 – CIMRM 1614

    Templum / dei{i} Sol(is) Inv(icti) Mit(hrae) / Aure[l(ius)] Iusti/nianus v(ir) p(erfectissimus) / dux labefa/ctatum re/stituit.
  • Mithraeum

    Mithraeum V of Aquincum

    The fifth mithraeum from Aquincum has been found in the house of a military tribune.


  • Syndexios

    Gaius Iulius Castinus

    Legate of the Legion II Adiutrix, stationed in Aquincum.
  • Monumentum

    Altar of Libella, Budapest

    The dedicant of this altar to the god Arimanius was probably a slave who held the grade of Leo.

    TNMM403 – CIMRM 1773

    Deo Arima/nio Libel/la leo / fratribus / voto dic(avit).
  • Monumentum

    Altar from Aquincum by Castinus

    This altar to Mithras is dedicated by a certain Gaius Iulius Castinus, legate prefect of the emperors.

    TNMM502 – CIMRM 1774

    Deo Invicto / Mitrae C(aius) / Iul(ius) Casti/nus leg(atus) Augg(ustorum) / pr(o) pr(aetore).