QUIN0483 T. Quinctius (35) Pennus Capitolinus Crispinus

In MRR 1.119, refer also to Eutrop. 2.5; App. Celt. 11. Note. The spelling of the cognomen Poenus should be changed to Pennus in MRR. (Broughton MRR III)


  • Patrician


son of
T. Quinctius (32) (T. f. L. n.) Cincinnatus Capitolinus (tr. mil. c. p. 388) (RE)
father of
? Cn. Quinctius (22) T. f. T. n. Capitolinus (aed. cur. 366) (RE)


  • Magister Equitum? 367 (Broughton MRR I) Expand
    • In Livy the name is T. Quinctius Poenus, while in Fast. Cap. the part preserved ([...Cincin]natus Capitolinus) clearly indicates the name above. Perhaps Livy identified him with the Dictator of 361. (Broughton MRR I)
    • Liv. 6.42.4; Fast. Cap. ([- -Cincin]natus Capitolinus); Degrassi 32f., 104, 398f. On Poenus, see Lübker no. 6. (Broughton MRR I)
  • Triumphator 361 (Rich 2014) Expand
    • Triumph de Galleis. MRR I.119, Itgenshorst p. 263, Rich no. 53. (Rich 2014)
  • Dictator 361 (Broughton MRR I) Expand
    • Since the remains in Fast. Cap. indicate that a cognomen preceded the word Capitolinus, and the cognomen found in Livy is Poenus (Pennus, Chr. 354 on 351) the name of Quinctius has been completed as above. (Broughton MRR I)
    • Rei gerundae causa, Liv. 7.9.3 and Fast. Cap. ([- - - -] us Capitolinus Crispinus); Degrassi 34f., 105, 400f. Fought with Gauls near the Anio, on the occasion when T. Manlius gained the cognomen Torquatus (Liv. 7.9-11, with fr. 16 Peter, of Licinius Macer; App. Celt. 1; Oros. 3.6.2; cf. Polyb. 2.18.6; Gell. 9.13.4-20; see Tribunes of the Soldiers, on Manlius), and celebrated a triumph (Act. Tr., Degrassi 68f., 540). According to Licinius Macer he was appointed to hold elections (Liv.). See Lübker, no. 6. (Broughton MRR I)
  • Magister Equitum 360 (Broughton MRR I) Expand
    • Liv. 7.11.4; Fast. Cap. ([- - - -] Capitolin. Crispinus); Degrassi 34f., 105, 400f. See Lübker, no. 6. (Broughton MRR I)
  • Consul 354 (Broughton MRR I) Expand
    • On Fabius' name, see Act. Tr.; on that of Quinctius, Fast. Cap. on 361; and on that of Popillius, Act. Tr. on 350. (Broughton MRR I)
    • Liv. 7.18.10, both patricians; 8.33.4; Nepos, fr. 6, Peter (2.26); Diod. 16.40.1; Chr. 354 (Ambusto III et Capitolino); Cassiod.; Degrassi 105, 404f. They reduced Tibur to surrender and punished Tarquinii, arranged an armistice with Praeneste, and a treaty with the Samnites (Liv. 7.19.2-4; Diod. 16.45.8). Fabius celebrated a triumph over Tibur (Liv. 7.19.2; Act. Tr., Degrassi 68f., 540; cf. FGrH 2 B. 1153, no. 255). On Quinctius, see Lübker no. 6. (Broughton MRR I)
  • Consul 351 (Broughton MRR I) Expand
    • According to Livy, some gave him the praenomen Caeso and others Gaius (7.22.3, ed. Conway and Walters); {Gr} in Diod. (Broughton MRR I)
    • Liv. 7.22.3; Diod. 16.53.1; Chr. 354 (Petico V et Penno II); Fast. Hyd. (Roetico et Poeno); Chr. Pasc. ({Gr}); Cassiod.; Degrassi 105, 404f. Sulpicius held command against Tarquinii which was granted a forty year truce, Quinctius against Falerii (Liv. 7.22.4-5). On Quinctius, see Lübker no. 6. (Broughton MRR I)
  • Triumvir Coloniis Deducendis 334 (Broughton MRR I) Expand
    • Led a colony to Cales (Liv. 8.16.13-14; cf. Vell. 1.14.3). On Quinctius, see Lübker no. 6. (Broughton MRR I)