Person: Belistiche

Person ID: 1147
Name: Belistiche
Place of Origin: (Macedonia)
Date Range: -268 to -264
List of Festivals:
Olympia in Olympia (Elis)
List of Events:
Olympia in Olympia (Elis) on ( -264 to -264 )
Olympia in Olympia (Elis) on ( -268 to -268 )
List of Disciplines:
chariot: synoris
chariot: tethrippon
List of References:
Ath. 13.596e
Euseb. Chron. ll. 264-265 (ed. Christesen)
P.Oxy 2082
Paus. 5.8.11
Plu. Amat. 9
List of Prosopographies:
Moretti (1957), no. 549, 552
Comment: Belistiche was a courtesan of king Ptolemaios Philadelphos. Her name appears in different forms in the sources: Belistiche, Belestiche, Bilistiche, Philistiachos (in the Armenian version of Eusebius). [DvdL]