Roman altar stones found in Scotland
Published on March 24th, 2011 | by Admin0
The front face bears a carved inscription dedicating the altar to the god Mithras – the furthest north that such dedications have been discovered.
Mithraism was a religion in the Roman Empire from the 1st to 4th Centuries and the worshippers had a complex system of initiation grades.
Story: BBC News | Photo: Wikimedia Commons, BBC News