Pagans in late Roman Halikarnassos II

  • Signe Isager


This article will provide a preliminary presentation and discussion of the mosaic inscriptions found in the pavements of a suggests that the inscriptions testify to an orphic/neo platonic milieu in 5th century Halikarnassos and to a spiritual if not personal presence of the Egyptian poet Nonnos in the town. The inscriptions to be presented were found during the Danish excavations in Bodrum in 1991 and 1992; they were cleaned and restored in the campaign of 1993.

How to Cite
Isager, S. (1995). Pagans in late Roman Halikarnassos II. Proceedings of the Danish Institute at Athens, 1(1), 209-220. Retrieved from