Mithraea

Sanctuaries particularly designed or used to honor the god Mithras, often comprising an underground chapel or a series of artificial caves illuminated from above by light shafts.

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3256
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300007567. The J. Paul Getty Trust.