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Sylloge Inscriptionum Graecarum: 625


AN EQUESTRIAN STATUE OF PHILOPOIMEN AT DELPHI

Greek text:   FD_3.1.47
Date:     183 B.C.
Format:   see key to translations

According to Plutarch, this statue at Delphi depicted Philopoimen in the act of slaying the tyrant Machanidas ( Plu:Phil_10'7-8 ).


The league of the Achaeans honours Philopoimen of Megalopolis, the son of Kraugis, on account of his virtue and his goodwill towards them.

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