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  • Mithraeum

    Mithraeum of Cirta

    An inscription mentioning a speleum decorated by Publilius Ceionius suggests the location of a mithraeum in Cirta, the capital of Numidia.

    TNMM615 – CIMRM 129

    Speleum cum [sig]/nis et omamen[tis] / Publilius Ceion[ius] / Caecina Albinu[s v(ir) c(larissimus)].
  • 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…
  • Monumentum

    Slab with inscription by Publilius Ceionius of Cirta

    This inscription shows that Publilius Ceionius, most distinguished man, dedicated a temple to Mithras at Mila, in the modern Constantina, Algeria.

    TNMM772 – CIMRM 129

    Speleum cum [sig]/nis et omamen[tis] / Publilius Ceion[ius] / Caecina Albinu[s v(ir) c(larissimus)].
  • Syndexios

    Publilius Ceionius Caecina Albinus

    Vir clarissimus and governor of Numidia, who dedicated a temple to Mithras with its images and ornaments in Cirta.
  • Syndexios

    Marcus Valerius Maximianus

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

    Mithraeum of Skikda

    Many of the inscriptions and sculptures of the site were kept in a museum which has been destroyed.

    TNMM92 – CIMRM 121

  • Syndexios

    Materninius Faustinus

    He erected one of the last known mithraea on his property.
  • Monumentum

    Silvanus of Skikda

    The statue of Skikda has seven holes in his hair for fastening rays.

    TNMM320 – CIMRM 126

  • Syndexios

    Marcus Aurelius Sabinus

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


    Cirta, also known by various other names in antiquity, was the ancient Berber and Roman settlement which later became Constantina, Algeria.