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Summary

Mithraic Altar of Anabarzos in Cilicia.

Class:

  • Relief, votiv stone or altar
  • visible
  • Location ± 5-25 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Zirkus Anazarbus

Zirkus Anazarbus

Anavarza

ANAZARBOS

Amphitheatre Anazarbus

Amphitheatre Anazarbus

Anazarbus, Citadel

Ruins of Anavarza citadel

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The small Mithraic altar discovered in 1950 at the south-west end of the stadium of Anazarbos in Cilicia. M. Aurelius Seleucus, priest of Mithra according to the inscription.

See:

  1. CIMRM 27bis - Inscribed altar. Anazarbus, Cilica - http://www.tertullian.org/rpearse/mithras/display.php?page=cimrm27bis
  2. Michael Gough, "A new Mithraic inscription from Anabarzos", Proceedings of the Twenty-second Congress of Orientalists, Brill, 1957, p.99
  3. Michael Gough, Anazarbus, Anatolian Studies 1952, Vol. 2 , pp. 85-150