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ΑΥΓΗ test. iia (Hypothesis) Αὔγη,] ἧς ἡ ἀρχή· Ἀλέας Ἀθά]νας ὅδε πολ[ύχρυσος δόμος· ἡ δ᾿ ὑπό]θεσις· Ἄλεος ὁ τῆ]ς Ἀρκαδίας δ[υνάστης ἔχων θυγατέ- 5ρα Αὔγην π]άσας κάλλει[ τε καὶ σωφροσύνῃ ὑ- περέχουσ]αν τῆς Ἀλέα[ς Ἀθηνᾶς ἱέρειαν αὐτὴν ἐποίησεν.] ἡ δὲ τῆς πα[ννυχίδος ]στάσης χορ[ ]ς ὤλισθεν [ 10ἐσθ]ῆτα πλύν[ουσ- πλ]ησίον κρή[νη

P. Köln 1, ed. B. Krämer (1976) after L. Koenen, ZPE 4 (1969), 7–18; cf. W. Luppe, APF 29 (1983), 19–23, van Rossum-Steenbeek 188, W. S. Barrett, Greek Lyric, Tragedy, and Textual Criticism (Oxford, 2007), 454–65.

2 See on F 264a below 4–7 Luppe (e.g.), adapting Koenen 7–11 See note on the translation opposite. For plausible supplements see Luppe (adapting Koenen), Kannicht ., and Barrett.
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(Auge), which begins, ‘This (is the house of Athena Alea, rich in gold’ [F 264a]; the) plot is as follows: (Aleus, ruler) of Arcadia, (had a daughter Auge who excelled) all women in beauty (and virtue; and he made her priestess of Athena) Alea. But she, when the (all-night festival) . . . chorus(es?) . . . fell (into disgrace?)1 . . . wash(ing . . . clothing) . . . (the) nearby spring (or near the spring)2 . . . by (or according to) the . . . (he) being

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DOI: 10.4159/DLCL.euripides-dramatic_fragments.2008