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In the course of the fort's 100-year history, cemeteries appeared along the arterial roads. They were located along today's Römerstraße north of the fort and along Miltenberger Straße in the south. The graves follow the tradition of the mid-imperial death cult and provide information on beliefs regarding the afterlife.

In the 3rd century Oriental cults became more and more popular. They offered mysterious means of redemption.

"Death and the afterlife" in Römermuseum Obernburg
1 "Death and the afterlife" in Römermuseum Obernburg © Römermuseum Obernburg

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