Text #872

Obsequens. "A Book of Prodigies After the 505th year of Rome"


Q. Aelio Paeto M. Iunio coss. AUC 587/167 BC

At Rome several sacred and secular places were struck from the sky. At Anagnia it rained earth. At Lanuvium a blazing torch was seen in the sky. At Calatia in public land for three days and two nights blood flowed. The King of Illyricum, Gentius, and Perses of Macedonia were defeated.”

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