Gnaeus Cornelius Blasio (Proconsul)

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Gnaeus Cornelius Blasio was a Roman senator and politician. He belonged to the important Cornelier family .

From 199 to 196 BC BC Blasio was proconsul in this side of Spain . He was given special powers ( imperium extra ordinem ). For his success there he was honored with an Ovatio . 194 BC He became praetor of the province of Sicilia . 196 BC He was en route on a diplomatic mission as envoy.


  • T. Robert S. Broughton : The Magistrates of the Roman Republic [= MRR], Cleveland, Atlanta, 3 vol., 1968–1986 (Philological Monographs Published by the American Philological Association, 15, 1-3)


  1. MRR 1,336.
  2. MRR 3.63