Person: Lykinos from Elis (Elis)

Record ID: 3408
Name: Lykinos
Place of Origin: Elis (Elis)
List of Festivals:
Olympia in Elis (Elis)
List of Events:
Olympia in Elis (Elis) on ( -450 to -400 )
List of Disciplines:
combat sports: pugme
List of References:
Paus. 6.7.9
List of Prosopographies:
Moretti (1957), no. 323
Comment: Lykinos's statue was standing next to the one of Gnathon (see entry no. 243) and the sons of Alkainetos who won at the 89 and 90th Olympiad respectively (= 424 and 420 BC). Hence an estimated dating ca. 450-400 BC (like for Gnathon). Moretti suggests the 87th Olympiad (= 432 BC).