Category:Polemon NAMA 427
Antonios Polemon of Laodicea (Laodikaia) Syrians. The philosopher, whom the Emperor Hadrian commissioned the opening speech at the opening of the temple of Olympian Zeus in 131 AD. He was a teacher of Herodes Atticus. Busta, pentelic marble, circa 140 AD. Finding: Olympeion (Temple of Olympian Zeus) in Athens. National Archaeological Museum of Athens N 427.