After the legislation they had undertaken had been concluded, the consuls engraved the laws on twelve bronze tablets and affixed them to the Rostra before the Senate-house.
Reprinted by permission of the publishers and the Trustees of the Loeb Classical Library from Diodorus Siculus: Library of History (Volume V. Books 12.41-13), Loeb Classical Library Vol. 384, translated by C.H. Oldfather, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, © 1950, by the President and Fellows of Harvard College. The Loeb Classical Library ® is a registered trademark of the President and Fellows of Harvard College.