The New Mithraeum Database
Find news, monuments, persons, books and videos related to the Mysteries of Mithras.
Your search Alexandria gave 5 results.
Thrasyllus of Mendes
Thrasyllus was an Egyptian of Greek descent grammarian, astrologer and a friend of the Roman emperor Tiberius.
Tiberius Claudius Balbilus
Scholar, politician and a court astrologer to the Roman emperors Claudius, Nero and Vespasian.
Dedication inscription from Koenigshoffen Mithraeum
The inscription reports the restoration of the coloured painting of the main relief of the Mithraeum by a veteran of the Legio VIII Augusta.
In h(onorem) d(omus) d(ivinae) deo Invic/to M(ithrae) C(aius) Celsinius / Matutinus veter(anus) / leg(ionis) VIII Aug(ustae) Alexan/drianae typum / de suo repinx(it)
Aion of Oxyrhynchus
According to Pettazzoni Aion in general finds its iconographical origin in Egypt. Mithras must have been worshipped in Egypt in the third century B.C.