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Philoctas
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(Φιλόκτας/Philóktas or Φιλοκράτης/Philokrátēs). As the leader of a sacred embassy (archithéōros) from Ptolemy II. and the city of Alexandria he brought votive offerings to Delos between 274 BC and 257 BC.

Bibliography

E. Olshausen, Prosopographie der hellenistischen Königsgesandten, vol. 1, 1974, 316f. Nr. 209.

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Ameling, Walter (Jena), “Philoctas”, 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 31 July 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e921070>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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