Epigram 9.235

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Codex Palatinus 23, p. 394

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Ἄγχουροι μεγάλαι κόσμου χθόνες, ἃς διὰ Νεῖλος
πιμπλάμενος μελάνων τέμνει ἀπ᾽ Αἰθιόπων,

ἀμφότεραι βασιλῆας ἐκοινώσασθε γάμοισιν,
ἓν γένος Αἰγύπτου καὶ Λιβύης θέμεναι.

ἐκ πατέρων εἴη παισὶν πάλι τοῖσιν ἀνάκτων
ἔμπεδον ἠπείροις σκῆπτρον ἐπ᾽ ἀμφοτέραις.

— Paton edition

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Épigramme relative à Juba II de Maurétanie (Fils de Juba Ier) et Cléopâtre Séléné (fille de Cléopâtre VII), placés sur le trône par Auguste, la Maurétanie (Maghreb actuel) était un Royaume-Client de Rome. Cf. Roller Duane W., Cleopatra’s daughter and other royal women of the Augustan era, Oxford/New York, Oxford University Press, 2018, p.36.

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