Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/12944
Title: Antonia Minor
Contributor(s): Hopwood, Bronwyn (author)orcid 
Publication Date: 2013
DOI: 10.1002/9781444338386.wbeah19203
Handle Link: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/12944
Abstract: Antonia Minor (36 BCE-37 CE), younger daughter of the triumvir Marcus Antonius (see Antonius, Marcus (Mark Antony)) and Octavia Minor, married Drusus the Elder in ca. 18 BCE. Three of Antonia's children survived into adulthood: Germanicus, Livilla, and Claudius. Widowed in 9 BCE, Antonia refused to remarry (Joseph. AJ 18.180; Val.Max. 4.3.3). Praised for her beauty, loyalty, and virtue (Plut. Ant. 87), Antonia nurtured royal children from Armenia, Commagene, Judaea, Mauretania, Parthia, and Thrace, as well as Caligula and Drusilla on Agrippina the Elder's demise.
Publication Type: Entry In Reference Work
Source of Publication: The Encyclopedia of Ancient History, v.II. An-Be, p. 493-494
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Place of Publication: Chichester, United Kingdom
ISBN: 9781405179355
9781444338386
Field of Research (FOR): 210306 Classical Greek and Roman History
HERDC Category Description: N Entry In Reference Work
Other Links: http://trove.nla.gov.au/version/168712432
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