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Headword: *kanhfo/roi
Adler number: kappa,308
Translated headword: basket-carriers
Vetting Status: high
Philochorus says[1] that it was during the reign of Erichthonios[2] that virgins of good repute were first appointed to carry the baskets containing the requisites for the sacrifice to the goddess,[3] in both the Panathenaia and the other festivals.
Greek Original:
*kanhfo/roi: *filo/xoro/s fhsin, w(s *)erixqoni/ou basileu/ontos prw=ton kate/sthsan ai( e)n a)ciw/mati parqe/noi fe/rein ta\ kana= th=| qew=|, e)f' w(=| e)pe/keito ta\ pro\s th\n qusi/an, toi=s te *panaqhnai/ois kai\ tai=s a)/llais pompai=s.
Abridged from Harpokration (and Photius) s.v., commenting on Lycurgus fr. 68 Conomis. See also kappa 318.
[1] Philochorus FGrH 328 F8.
[2] Trad. 1487-1437. E. was reckoned to be the offspring of Athena and Hephaestus, and the founder of the Panathenaia. See Phillip Harding, The Story of Athens: the fragments of the local chronicles of Attika (2008) 39-42
[3] Athena.
Keywords: chronology; ethics; food; gender and sexuality; historiography; religion; rhetoric; women
Translated by: David Whitehead on 4 December 2001@06:05:46.
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Catharine Roth on 23 August 2003@16:32:31.
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords) on 24 August 2003@06:02:21.
David Whitehead (typo) on 3 October 2004@11:20:41.
Catharine Roth (added cross-reference) on 11 March 2008@01:40:42.
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords) on 11 March 2008@07:23:47.
David Whitehead (tweaks) on 11 July 2011@04:17:57.


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