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  • Monumentum

    Inscription by Numidius Decens from Lambaesis

    This inscription by a certain Numidius Decens was found in the Forum of Lambaesis, now Tazoult تازولت in Algeria.

    TNMM777 – CIMRM 136

    Invicto d[eo] Mithrae d[ed(it)?] P. Numidi[us] / Decen[s].
  • Monumentum

    Inscriptions of Valerius Maximianus at Lambaesis

    These twin inscriptions found in the Mithraeum of Tazoult were dedicated by the legate Marcus Valerius Maximianus.

    TNMM505 – CIMRM 137

    Deo in/victo / Mithrae / sac(rum) / M. Val(erius) Maximianus / leg(atus) aug(usti) pr(o)pr(aetore).
  • Monumentum

    Altar by Marcus Aurelius Sabinus

    This altar to the god Sol invicto Mithra was erected by a legate during Maximin’s reign in Lambaesis, Numidia.

    TNMM616 – CIMRM 134

    Deo Sol(i) in/victo Mi/thrae / M. Aurel(ius) / M(arci) f(ilius) Sergi/s Carnu/nto Sabi/nus prae/fect(us) leg(ionis) / III aug(ustae) p(iae) v(indicis) / Maximi/nianae v(otum) s(olvit) l(ibens) m(erito…
  • Syndexios

    Valerius Florus

    Governor of Numidia in 303, vir perfectissimus Valerius Florus was a well-known persecutor of Christians.
  • Monumentum

    Altar by Celsianus from Lambaesis

    This altar found in Lambèse, now Tazoult, Algeria, bears the inscription of a certain Celsianus for the health of two men to the god Sol Unconquered Mithras.


    Deo Soli / Invicto / Mithr(a)e / pro salute et / incolumitate / C(ai) Fabi Fabiani / Vetili Luciliani / leg(ati) Aug(usti) pr(o) pr(aetore) c(larissimi) v(iri) / Celsianus act(or) et not(arius) v(otum…
  • Mithraeum

    Mithraeum of Lambaesis

    The Mithraeum of Tazoult / Lambèse is one of the best preserved Mithras’s temples in Africa.


  • Monumentum

    Altar by Florus from Lambaesis

    This altar, found in Tazoult تازولت, Algeria, was dedicated to the god Sol Mithras by a certain Florus.


    D(eo) S(oli) I(nvicto) M(ithrae) / Val(erius) Florus / v(ir) p(erfectissimus) p(raeses) p(rovinciae) N(umidiae) M(ilitianae) / ex voto / posuit.
  • Monumentum

    Inscription by Decimus from Lambaesis

    Slab found at Tazoult-Lambèse dedicated to the Unconquered god Sol Mithras by the governor of Numidia Marcus Aurelius Decimus.


    Invicto deo Soli / Mithrae Decimus v(ir) p(erfectissimus) p(raeses) / p(rovinciae) Numidiae votum solvit / decentius feliciter.
  • Syndexios

    Marcus Aurelius Sabinus

    Pro praetor legate during the reign of Maxime, he dedicated an altar to Mithras in Lambaesis.
  • Syndexios

    Marcus Valerius Maximianus

    Clarissimus knight and legate born in Poetovio that helped to disseminate the cult of Mithras in the African provinces.
  • Locus


    Lambaesis, Lambaisis or Lambaesa, is a Roman archaeological site in Algeria, 11 km southeast of Batna and 27 km west of Timgad, located next to the modern village of Tazoult.
  • Syndexios


    Actuarius and notarius, Celsianus dedicated an altar to Sol Mithras for the health of two illustrious men.
  • Syndexios

    Publius Numidius Decens

    Born in North Africa, he dedicated an inscription to the unconquered god Mithras, found in the Forum of Lambasis.
  • Syndexios

    Marcus Aurelius Decimus

    Governor of Numidia between 284 and 285, he dedicated several monuments in Numidia to Mithras and other gods.