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  • Liber

    The Cult of Mithras in the Roman Provinces of Gaul (1974)

    On ne saurait qu'applaudir à l'idée qu'a eue V. J. Walters de faire le point des découvertes mithriaques en Gaule romaine. Son projet reste dominé par le découpage administratif des « Roman provinces of Gaul ». Mais compte tenu de l'ensemble que ce…
  • Monumentum

    Pottery depicting Mithras

    This fragment of pottery depicting Mithras may have come from Gallia.

    TNMM745 – CIMRM 1002

  • Monumentum

    Inscription of Secundinus of Lyon

    There is no consensus on the authenticity of this monument erected by a certain Secundinus in Lugdunum, Gallia.

    TNMM748 – CIMRM 906, 907

    Deo invicto / Mithr(ae) / Secundinus dat.
  • Monumentum

    Tauroctony of Mauls

    The relief of Mithras slaying the bull at Mauls in Gallia cisalpina is a paradigmatic example of the so-called Rhine-type Tauroctony.

    TNMM476 – CIMRM 1400

  • Monumentum

    Cautes des Bolards

    This monument representing Cautes with uncrossed legs was consecrated by a certain Anttiocus.

    TNMM451 – CIMRM 918, 919

    L(ibens) l(aetus) Antti/ocus (sic) d(e) s(uo) d(edit).
  • Monumentum

    Cantharus to Deo Invicto of Trier

    The cantharus of Trier is reminiscent of the crater that often appears in tauroctony scenes collecting the blood from the slaughtered animal.


  • Monumentum

    Inscription of Chyndonax

    This inscription on an antique funeral urn mentions a certain high priest of Mithras.

    TNMM535 – CIMRM 934

    Μίθρης εν οργάδ[ι] χώμα το σώμα καλύπτει Χννδόνακτος ίερεω[ς] αρχηγού, δνσεβ(ίας) απέχον λύσι(ον) οίκον ὁρώ[ν].
  • Mithraeum

    Mithréum d’Angers

    The Mithraeum or Angers contained numerous objects, including coins, oil lamps and a ceramic vessel engraved with a votive inscription to the invincible god Mithras.


  • Monumentum

    Inscription of Vaison-la-Romaine

    This is one of the few known Mithraic inscriptions dedicated by a member who attained the grade of Perses.

    TNMM516 – CIMRM 887

    L. Apronius / Chrysomal/lus / ob gradum per/sicum / dedicavit.
  • Mithraeum

    Mithréum des Bolards

    The Mithraeum des Bolards was integrated into a therapeutic cultural complex related to healing waters.

    TNMM81 – CIMRM 917