(ahenatores, Ammian. 24.4
) were those who blew upon wind instruments in the
Roman army, namely, the bucinatores, cornicines,
and they were so called because all these
instruments were made of aes
or bronze. (Paul.
Diac. p. 20, Müll.; Mommsen, I. R.
No. 4232; Suet. Jul. 32
.) Aeneatores were also employed
in the public games. (Sen. Ep.
84.) A collegium aeneatorum
is mentioned in inscriptions. (Orelli,