Liber de Prodigiis
Ancilia cum crepitu sua sponte mota.
The sacred shields rattled and moved of their own accord.
Reprinted by permission of the publishers and the Trustees of the Loeb Classical Library from Julius Obsequens: History of Rome, XIV, Summaries. Fragments. Julius Obsequens. General Index, Loeb Classical Library Vol. 404, translated by A.C. Schlesinger, Russel M. Geer, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, © 1967, by the President and Fellows of Harvard College. The Loeb Classical Library ® is a registered trademark of the President and Fellows of Harvard College.