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Possis of Magnesia (480)
(1,551 words)

This entry was prepared by Thomas Banchich and published on 1 October 2007.

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Possis of Magnesia

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Historian's date:

3rd century BC

Historical focus:

III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XLVIII. Magnesia

Place of origin:



BNJ 480 F 1


Athenaios, Deipnosophists 12.45, 533d-e

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Banchich, Thomas, “Possis of Magnesia (480)”, in: Brill’s New Jacoby, General Editor: Ian Worthington (Macquarie University). Consulted online on 23 September 2019 <>
First published online: 2016

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