Polycrates   - in ancient sources @ attalus.org

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  Polycrates   - tyrant of Samos, 6th century B.C.
Wikipedia entry
Aelian:NA_7.11   ebrated by Herodotus 1. 214 ; Polycrates* also [id. 3.
Apul:Flor_15   the gift of the tyrant Polycrates, and I think I have
Athen_12.522   who having lived with Polycrates the tyrant of Samos,
Athen_12.540   of Miletus, says that "Polycrates, the tyrant of Samos,
Athen_13.599   the time of Cyrus and Polycrates; but Sappho lived in
Athen_13.602   citadels; as, for instance, Polycrates the tyrant of
Athen_15.673   down to the time of Polycrates, as we may conjecture. At
Plin:HN_33.27   fish which had been caught: Polycrates himself was put to death
Plin:HN_37.3   such a passion that to Polycrates of Samos {c. 540 BC}
Plin:HN_37.c4   gemstone displayed as that of Polycrates is in its natural state,
Polyaen_1.23.1   lso: Diodorus, 10.17'2] [23] & Polycrates. When Polycrates
Polyaen_1.23.2   for the occasion. Polycrates gave the conduct of the proc
ValMax_6.9e.5   [9e.5]   Polycrates, the tyrant of Samos, lived

  Polycrates 2   - Ptolemaic governor of Cyprus, early 2nd century B.C.
197/27 Polycrates of Argos returns after several years as governor of Cyprus

  Polycrates 3   - a friend of Plutarch
Plut:Arat_1 pher Chrysippus, my dear Polycrates, seems to have thought

  Polycrates   - in documents
AnthPal_6.117 Hephaestus, the gift of Polycrates, with which often beat
AnthPal_7.345 or a public woman ; but Polycrates the Athenian, a tricks
AntipSid_6.118 Phoebus by Sosis, Phila and Polycrates. The archer dedi
SEG_43.311 (197-185)   son of Kleoboulidas . . . Polykrates son of Nikokra
SEG_53.1373 (late 3rd century)   Parion, the son of Polykrates, acting as secretary,
Syll_388 (266/5)   of Otryne the son of Polykrates, on account of the
Syll_585 (197-175)   year were Sodamidas, Polykrates and Xeneas: When
Syll_665 (164)   s, Aristarchos son of . . . Polykrates son of Pol
Syll_705 (112)   . . ., . . . son of . . ., Polykrates son of . . .,
THI_125 (223)   chs in the year when Polykrates was archon - Philom

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