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A healing deity associated with Asclepius, with a speaking name (τελεσφόρος ‘bringing fulfilment’), son of Asclepius in an Athenian hymn (Inscriptiones Graecae 22. 2127, after ad 250). He is always represented as a boy in a hooded cloak.


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