Apolexis (Person, Concept)

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Apolexis (en)


First magistrate attested in Athens in 54/53 BC. From Piraeus. Belongs to the same family as his colleague Lysandros (second magistrate), maybe his brother (Thompson 1961, 552) or a father-son-relationship (?): See M. Thompson, The New Style Silver Coinage of Athens (1961) no. 1272 / issue 109 (p. 552); C. Habicht, Zu den Münzmagistraten der Silberprägung des Neuen Stils, Chiron 21, 1991, pp. 6 and 17 (54/53 BC, last issue 111); Prosopographia Attica 1363; P. M. Fraser – E. Matthews, A Lexicon of Greek Personal Names II Attica (1994) p. 42 s. v. Apolexis, no. 24 and 25; W. Leschhorn, Lexikon der Aufschriften auf griechischen Münzen II (2009) p. 336 s. v. Apolexis.

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