Periphete ( dr. Greek Περιφήτης ) is a character in ancient Greek mythology  . The son of Hephaestus  and Anticley (or the son of Poseidon  ). He was called the “cudgel” (Korinet), the “cudgel” for killing passing travelers with a cudgel .
In the battle he used a copper mace ( club ), Theseus killed him in Epidaurus  , taking his club  .
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- Ovid. Ibis 405 comm .; Gigin. Myths 158
- Gigin. Myths 38
- Plutarch. Theseus 8; Pausanias. Description of Hellas II 1, 4
- Dictionary of Classical Antiquities - Teshes . www.terminy.info. Date of treatment July 16, 2019.