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clipei. The image is taken from Callimachus, Hymn. in Dian. 52, “πᾶσι δ᾽ ὑπ᾽ ὄφρυν φάεα μουνόγληνα, σάκει ἴσα τετραβοείῳ”. Cf. Virg. Aen.III. 637.Argolici clipei aut Phoebeae lampadis instar. In XV. 192, ipse Dei clipeus is used of the sun.

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