Gaius Caecina Calpurnius
He bought back the Mithraeum I of Ptuj and restored it.
Biography of Gaius Caecina Calpurnius
- Gaius Caecina Calpurnius was a brother of the Mithraeum I of Ptuj.
- Active c. 2nd century in Poetovio, Pannonia superior (Pannonia).
He bears an Etruscan name. One of the inscriptions in the Mithraeum I of Ptuj states that he bought back the temple and restored it.
Mithras taurophorus of Ptuj
The sculpture of Mithras carrying the bull includes an inscription on its base.
Transitu / C(aius) Caecina / Calpurnius / temp(lum) redemi(t) et restitu(it).
For the Transitus, Caius Caecina Calpurnius bought back the temple and restored it.