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(Ἀντιγονίς; Antigonís). One of the five Attic  phyles after the reforms by Cleisthenes; formed in 307/6 BC together with  Demetrias in honour of  Antigonus [1] (Plut. Demetr. 10; Diod. Sic. 20,46,2; Poll. 8,110; Steph. Byz. s. v. A.); A. and Demetrias were the first and second phyle at the head of the 10 Cleisthenian phyles; abolished in 201/200 BC. Out of seven Cleisthenian phyles, a total of 15  demoi were incorporated into A. [1. 26 table 11]. No new demes were created, nor was this in any way related to the remarking of deme borders by  rock-hewn horos inscriptions (oppos…

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Lohmann, Hans (Bochum), “Antigonis”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 17 November 2019 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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