(Καλλέας; Kalléas) of Argos. Otherwise unknown composer of a sympotic epigram (Anth. Pal. 11,232) based on the saying: ‘wine reveals one's character’, a version of the old saying in vino veritas (cf. Alcaeus fr. 333 Voigt; Thgn. 500; Aesch. fr. 393 Radt etc.). The very rare compound λυσσομανής (‘raging’, v. 2) was probably adopted from Antipater  of Sidon (Anth. Pal. 6,219,2).
V. Longo, L'epigramma scoptico greco, 1967, 106
H. Beckby, Anthologia Graeca, III-IV, 21967.
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Albiani, Maria Grazia (Bologna),
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