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Marmor Parium (239)
(55,403 words)

This entry was prepared by James P. Sickinger and published on 1 April 2016.

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Marmor Parium

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Historian's date:

3rd century BC

2nd century BC

Historical focus:

II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | D. Chronologies |

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For discussion of the physical features and history of the inscription, see the 239 Biographical Essay, below.

The opening sentence of the Marmor Parium , or Parian Marble (hereafter MP), is inscribed in …

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Sickinger, James P., “Marmor Parium (239)”, in: Brill’s New Jacoby, General Editor: Ian Worthington (Macquarie University). Consulted online on 23 September 2021 <>

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