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Alciato Emblem 134: Source in Greek Anthology 7.73 (trans Paton, II, 45)

On Themistocles

In place of a simple tomb put Hellas, and on her put ships significant of the destroyed barbaric fleets, and round the frieze of the tomb paint the Persian host and Xerxes - thus bury Themistocles. And Salamis shall stand thereon, a pillar telling of my deeds. Why lay you so great a man in a little space?