Thesaurus / quaestor
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My father, a freedman, toils as quaestor, and will find me a place.
HISTORICAL MINIATURESAUGUST STRINDBERG
Of these, all who were Spaniards he sent home without ransom; the Africans he ordered the quaestor to sell.
We now therefore promote you to the office of Quaestor, and expect you to be the Pliny to the new Trajan.
THE LETTERS OF CASSIODORUSCASSIODORUS (AKA MAGNUS AURELIUS CASSIODORUS SENATOR)
Marius vigorously carries on the war against Jugurtha; Marius is consul, Sylla his quaestor.
Two years later, in 68, he was elected Quaestor, thereby acquiring a seat in the Senate.
The quaestor was then sent with a guard to the island, to receive and protect the royal treasure.
He was studying at Athens when Nero recalled him to Rome and made him quaestor.
To a ruler in Theodoric's position the acquisition of such a Quaestor as Cassiodorus was a most fortunate event.
THE LETTERS OF CASSIODORUSCASSIODORUS (AKA MAGNUS AURELIUS CASSIODORUS SENATOR)
The letter to the Senate has an interesting passage on the duties and responsibilities of the Quaestor.
THE LETTERS OF CASSIODORUSCASSIODORUS (AKA MAGNUS AURELIUS CASSIODORUS SENATOR)
A Quaestor always accompanied every Imperator (general) in the field as his quartermaster.

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