5. SEXTIUS, the proximus lictor of C. Verres, in Sicily, and his favourite executioner. (Cic. Ver. 3.67 5.45, 54.)
William Smith. A Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology. London. John Murray: printed by Spottiswoode and Co., New-Street Square and Parliament Street. In the article on Soranus, we find: "at this present time (1848)" and this date seems to reflect the dates of works cited. 1873 - probably the printing date.