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date: 23 June 2021

Praetextatus, Vettius Agorius, locked

Roman senator, c. 320–384 ce

Praetextatus, Vettius Agorius, locked

Roman senator, c. 320–384 ce
  • Maijastina Kahlos

Summary

Vettius Agorius Praetextatus was a learned Roman senator (c. 320–384 ce). He is usually remembered as the leading proponent of Graeco-Roman religious tradition (paganism) during the late Roman Empire.

Subjects

  • Late Antiquity

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