). Although the Athenians distinguished ἁρπαγὴ
xii. p. 941 B; Aristoph. Pl. 372
), there does not seem to have existed a
in Attic law. Lucian
mentions it (Judic. vocal.
1); according to him, it was
applicable to cases of open robbery, attended with violence (Att.
ed. Lipsius, p. 457).