But this quaestor must be distinguished from the Roman quaestors.
The elections for Quaestors were held in the Comitia Tribta.
The reference of such cases to the assembly of the people was effected through their quaestors (see Quaestor).
Two years later , the election of the Quaestors, who must still be patricians, was intrusted to the Comitia Tribta.
These officers held nearly the same position in reference to the Tribunes that the Quaestors did to the Consuls.
The number of Praetors was increased from six to eight; that of Quaestors, from twelve to twenty.
He was to take from the quaestors, and other public receivers, what money he pleased, and equip a fleet of two hundred sail.
I' faith, I compassed my design, when I purchased these men of the Quaestors out of the spoil.
His next business was to pay over to the Quaestors such public money of the Carthaginians as had been captured.The money.
The vessels in question were those which had been despatched in advance under the charge of the Quaestors from Syracuse.