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Censorius Niger, C.
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Perhaps from Solva in Noricum [1. 80]; after AD 132 procurator in Mauretania Tingitana [2. 49 n. 79, 80]; after 135 procurator in Noricum (CIL III 5174; 5181). He was a close friend of  Fronto (Fronto, Ad Ant. Pium 3, p. 157 van den Hout), and at first of the praef. praetorio Gavius Maximus, whom he then insulted in his will (Fronto, Ad Ant. Pium 4, p. 159). PIR2 C 658.

Bibliography

1 G. Alföldy, Noricum, 1974 (sources for C. 244)

2 G. Winkler, Reichsbeamte von Noricum ..., 1969, no. 10.

Pflaum 1, 226-229, no. 97 b, 201 Text 13.

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Strothmann, Meret (Bochum), “Censorius Niger, C.”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 22 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e230180>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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