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  • Monumentum

    Mithraic exvoto of Dalmatia

    The altar that now stands in Split was dedicated to Invincible Mithras for the health of a dear friend.

    TNMM396 – CIMRM 1873

    D(eo) inv(icto) Mlithrael / L(ucius) Corn(elius) Apalaus/tus pro s(atute) M(arci) Vivi / Cresti amic(i) kariss(imi) / ex voto p(osuit).
  • Monumentum

    Tauroctony relief from Crikvine

    This relief of Mithras killing the sacred bull was found in 1908 near Klisa, in the surroundings of Salona, the ancient capital of Roman Dalmatia.

    TNMM591 – CIMRM 1871

  • Liber

    The Cult of Mithras in Late Antiquity. Development, Decline and Demise ca. A.D. 270-430 (2018)

    In The Cult of Mithras in Late Antiquity David Walsh explores how the cult of Mithras developed across the 3rd and 4th centuries A.D. and why by the early 5th century the cult had completely disappeared. Contrary to the traditional narrative that the cult…
  • 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

    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.
  • Syndexios


    He was a soldier of the Cohors I Belgarum, probably of Dalmatian origin, who dedicated an altar to Mithras in Aufustianis.
  • Syndexios


    Estate manager and slave of Caius Antonius Rufus, prefect of roads and customs collector.
  • Mithraeum

    Mithraeum of Prozor

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


  • 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].
  • Locus


    Tihaljina is a town in southwestern Bosnia and Herzegovina.
  • Monumentum

    Tauroctony of Split

    This damage relief of Mithras killing the bull was found walled into a house near Split, Croatia.

    TNMM702 – CIMRM 1859

  • Monumentum

    Tauroctony of Vratnitsa

    This relief of Mithras as a bullkiller found at Vratnitsa, near Lisicici in northern Macedonia, was signed by a certain Menander Aphrodisieus.

    TNMM701 – CIMRM 1893, 1894

    L(ucius) Antonius Menander Aphro/disieus invicto / aug(usto) v(otum) f(ecit).
  • Locus


    Vratnica is a small village and community located in the Jegunovce Municipality of North Macedonia.
  • 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].