Lamia1, daughter of the Athenian Cleanor2, flautist and hetera3, probably born c. 3404, mistress of Demetrius of Phaleron5 probably before c. 3086, then possibly a mistress of Ptolemy I7, relationship terminated by her capture at the battle of Salamis by Demetrius Poliorcetes in 3068, whose mistress she then became9 and to whom she bore a daughter, Phila10. Her date of death is unknown11.

Update Notes:

8-9 Feb 2002: Added individual trees
17 Feb 2002: Split out into separate entry
4 Jan 2003: Noted that she was of Athenian noble origin
23 August 2003: Corrected typos, added Xref to Ptolemy I
24 Feb 2004: Added Xref to online Athenaeus
11 Mar 2005: Added Greek transcription
8 Dec 2007: Fleshed out her bio, noted Wheatley comments

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