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Neon Teichos
(247 words)

(Νέον τεῖχος; Néon teîchos).

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[1] Fortified town on the northern coast of the Propontis

Fortified town on the northern coast of the  Propontis, south of  Bisanthe (Ps.-Scyl. 67). It was founded by  Bisanthe or by  Samos, and from the end of the 5th cent. BC it was  in the hands of the Odrysae. NT was said  to have belonged  to Alcibiades [3] temporarily (Nep. Alcibiades 7,4). Seuthes offered  Xenophon the gift of N. together with  Bisant…

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von Bredow, Iris (Bietigheim-Bissingen) and Schwertheim, Elmar (Münster), “Neon Teichos”, 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 24 November 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e819990>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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