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Column with inscription from Dura Europos

The inscription pays homage to the emperor, probably Caracalla, to Mithras, the fathers, the petitor and the syndexioi.
  • Column with inscription Dura Europos

    Column with inscription Dura Europos
    Yale University Press 

  • Inscription in column at Dura Europos

    Inscription in column at Dura Europos
    Yale University Press 

The New Mithraeum
31 Jan 2022

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Graffito on column I in black letters (L.H. 0.01).

Ὓπὲρ Νίκης του Κυρί/ου ἡμων Αὐτοκράτορος / Νάμα θεῷ Μίθρᾳ / νάμα πάτρασι Λιβει/ανῷ καὶ Θεωδώρῳ / νάμα καὶ Μαρείνῳ πε/τίτορι νάμα πᾶσι τοῖς / συνδεξίοις παρὰ τῳ θε[ῷ];

Underneath the word in a crown; to the right a palmbranch. The emperor mentioned is probably Caracalla.

RM 1934,203 and fig. 4; ILN 1934, fig. 2; Ann. cp. 1935, No. 159; Report, No.

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