LICI2122 Licinia (185)

Life Dates

  • 100?, birth (Rüpke 2005)

Career

  • Virgo Vestalis? 85 to 74 (Rüpke 2005)
  • Virgo Vestalis 73 to after 63 (Rüpke 2005) Expand
    • Accused by Plotius of incest with Crassus, but both were acquitted (Plut. Crass. 1.2; cf. Inim. Util. 6). The date is uncertain, but Licinia is probably one of the Vestals who were defended by Pupius Piso and acquitted ten years before 63 B. C. (Cic. Brut. 236; Cat. 3.9; see 74, Additional Note). (Broughton MRR II)
    • Cf. Cic. Mur. 73; Plut. C~. 1.2. See 73, Vestal Virgins. (Broughton MRR II)
    • Aided the candidacy of her relative C. Licinius Murena for the consulship (Cic. Mur. 73). See 69, Vestal Virgins. (Broughton MRR II)