Spurinus - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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(Q. Petillius Spurinus) - Roman consul, 176 B.C.
+ Petillii , Petillius
brought to trial by the Petillii, but wins the sympathy of the
discovered, but they are publicly burnt by the praetor Q.Petillius.
Consuls: Cn. Cornelius Cn.f. Scipio Hispallus, Q. Petillius
Petillius leaves Rome for Liguria.
The consul Petillius is killed while attacking a mountain-top in Ligu
etillius C.f. Q.n. Spurinus - killed in office after holdi
at the waters of Cumae; Petillius was killed fighting against the
be shut. & When Petillius and Quintus accused him of
is that omen under which Petillius fell in the Ligurian War:
the soldiers permitted Q. Petillius the consul, most courageously
as some relate, the two Petillii, had summoned him to appear
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