Person: Myron from Sikyon (Sikyonia)

Record ID: 1733
Name: Myron
Place of Origin: Sikyon (Sikyonia)
List of Festivals:
Olympia in Elis (Elis)
List of Events:
Olympia in Elis (Elis) on ( -648 to -648 )
List of Disciplines:
chariot: harma
List of References:
Paus. 6.19.1-2
List of Prosopographies:
Moretti (1957), no. 52
Comment: Tyrant of Sikyon. According to Pausanias, Myron built the treasury of Sikyon at Olympia to commemorate his own victory in chariot-racing. The treasury is now dated to the start of the 6th c BC; therefore, Moretti doubts this statement of Pausanias.