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Antiochus II of Commagene

 

Antiochus II of Commagene

Antiochus II Epiphanes, also known as Antiochus II of Commagene (Mithridates II of Commagene.

Unfortunately very little is known on Antiochus II. Antiochus II in 29 BC was summoned to Rome by Roman emperor Augustus. Augustus had summoned him because he caused the assassination of an ambassador, whom Mithridates II had sent to Rome. Antiochus II was executed on Augustus’ orders.

Ancestry

Sources

  • Chahin, Mark (2001). The Kingdom of Armenia. Routlege, pp. 190–191. ISBN 0-7007-1452-9.
  • Antiochus' article at ancient library
  • Information on the Monarchs of Commmagene


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