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Epigonus
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(Ἐπίγονος; Epígonos).

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[1] Sculptor in Pergamum

Sculptor in Pergamum, who participated in building the victory monuments for the Attalids according to Pliny. Signatures are preserved on the following bases for Attalus I (241-197 BC): the so-called ‘Small Battle Bathron’ of the strategos Epigenes [2]; round base of the so-called ‘Great Anathema’ (c. 228 BC; the attribution of the ‘Ludovisi Gaul’ remains in dispute); the so-called ‘Great Bathron’ (c. 223 BC) with the …

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Neudecker, Richard (Rome), Zaminer, Frieder (Berlin) and Degani, Enzo (Bologna), “Epigonus”, 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 21 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e332140>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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