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Coloniae | Moesi, Moesia
Originally Thracian settlement on the via Egnatia , near the modern Kestridze at the turn-off towards Aenus and Thracian Chersonesus (Plin. HN 4,47; Ptol. 3,11,7; on vessels found at Rogozen). Seat of a bishopric; in 312 noted by Hierocles as Theodosioupolis. Incursions by Goths (Procop. Goth. 8,27,8).
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von Bredow, Iris (Bietigheim-Bissingen),
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 18 June 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e129740>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510