Person: Krokon from Eretria (Euboia)

Record ID: 2174
Name: Krokon
Place of Origin: Eretria (Euboia)
List of Festivals:
Olympia in Elis (Elis)
List of Events:
Olympia in Elis (Elis) on ( -504 to -492 )
List of Disciplines:
equestrian: keles
List of References:
Paus. 6.14.4
List of Prosopographies:
Moretti (1957), no. 177
Comment: Krokon had dedicated a small bronze horse when had won a victory in keles at the Olympic games. As Eretria was destroyed in 490 BC, Moretti 1957, no. 177 suggests a date for this victory in the period before (72nd Olympiad: 492 BC).