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Mithraeum

in The Oxford Companion to Architecture

Published in print January 2009 | ISBN: 9780198605683
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780199568857
Mithraeum

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A temple dedicated to the Persian demigod Mithras. The cult’s rites, like those of its deadly Christian rivals, included a

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Subjects: Architecture

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