Sidon in Lebanon

The archaeological remains at Sidon span from the Bronze Age into the Medieval Period. A Roman Period shrine to Mithras was discovered at Sidon; the significant pieces are in the Louvre Museum in Paris.


Mithras relief from Sidon. Corpus Inscriptionum et Monumentorum Religionis Mithriacae no. 75.



Closeup of the Mithras statuette from Hermopolis. Corpus Inscriptionum et Monumentorum Religionis Mithriacae no. 76.

Cautes statuee from Sidon. Corpus Inscriptionum et Monumentorum Religionis Mithriacae no. 80.

Cautopates statue from Sidon. Corpus Inscriptionum et Monumentorum Religionis Mithriacae no. 81.

Aion statue from Sidon. Corpus Inscriptionum et Monumentorum Religionis Mithriacae no. 78.


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