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There are very many gold mines in Crenides, where the city Philippi1 now is situated, near Mt. Pangaeum.2 And Mt. Pangaeum as well has gold and silver mines, as also the country across, and the country this side, the Strymon River as far as Paeonia. And it is further said that the people who plough the Paeonian land find nuggets of gold.

1 Now Filibedjik (see footnote on "Datum," Frag. 36.

2 Now Pirnari.

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