396-397 d.C.

CLAUDIANO, In Rufinum, II, 418-420

Testo da:

sic mons Aonius rubuit, cum Penthea ferrent

Maenades aut subito mutatum Actaeona cornu

traderet insanis Latonia virgo Molossis.

Traduzione da: Platnauer M. (a cura di), Cambridge, Harvard Univ. Press, 1922

Thus red with blood ran the Boeotian mountain when the Maenads caused Pentheus' destruction or when Latona's daughter seen by Actaeon betrayed the huntsman, suddenly transformed into a stag, to the fury of her Molossian hounds