Carbo's tribunate of 129 and the associated Dicta Scipionis

J. Lea Beness

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The tribunate of C. Papirius Carbo is usually dated to 131 or 130 B.C. It is argued here that Cicero (Amic. 41) indicates that Carbo's tribunician activity should not be dated to those years. His tribunate belongs instead to 129.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)60-72
Number of pages13
Issue number1-2
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2009

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