Cossutianus Capito
(58 words)

[German version]

Senator at least from 47 BC; in 57 sentenced by the Senate because of extortion in his province, perhaps Lycia-Pamphylia (Tac. Ann. 13,33; 16,21; [1]). As son-in-law of Ofonius Tigellinus was readmitted to the Senate where he accused Antistius Sosianus and Thrasea Paetus (PIR2 C 1543).

Bibliography

1 Syme, RP 2, 1150ff.

Cite this page
Eck, Werner (Cologne), “Cossutianus Capito”, 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 16 November 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e307690>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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