Aristophanes, Attributed Fragments

LCL 502: 198-199

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186 Pollux 7.117

τοὺς οἰκοδόμους.

187 Pollux 10.170

πηνήκην δὲ καὶ προκόμιον, καὶ ὡς Ἀριστοφάνης ἐν Γηρυτάδῃ περίθεσιν (var. -θετον).

188 Cf. fr. 120.

189 Athenaeus 7.321A

σκόμβρος.

190 Pollux 7.7

καὶ ὁμότεχνοι δὲ καὶ σύντεχνοι· Ἀριστοφάνης γὰρ ἐν Γηρυτάδῃ τούτῳ κέχρηται.

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Testimonium

Clement of Alexandria, Stromata 6.26.5. Πλάτων δὲ ὁ κωμικὸς καὶ Ἀριστοφάνης ἐν τῷ Δαιδάλῳ τὰ ἀλλήλων ὑφαιροῦνται.

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Testimonia

186 the builders

187 wig and hairpiece and, with Ar. in Gerytades, “topper.”

188 See fr. 120.

189 mackerel

190 Both “practitioners of the same craft” and “fellow craftsmen;” Ar. uses the latter term in Gerytades.

Daedalus

Zeus makes use of the arts of Daedalus in an erotic adventure (with Leda? cf. fr. 193–94); Platon, Eubulus (or Philippus) and Sophocles (whether in a tragedy or a satyr drama is unclear) also wrote plays with this title.

The date of production is unknown.

Testimonium

Platon the comic poet and Ar. pilfered each other’s material in Daedalus.

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DOI: 10.4159/DLCL.aristophanes-attributed_fragments.2008