princess, queen in the Seleucid
- 124/123: Tryphaena marries
June 116: Death of Ptolemy
VIII Physcon, who is succeeded by his wife Cleopatra
III. She wants to rule with Ptolemy
X Alexander, but the Alexandrines
force her to accept Ptolemy
IX Soter, who is fourteen years old and lives on Cyprus, as
her husband Ptolemy IX Soter goes to Alexandria, his sister and wife Cleopatra
IV remains on Cyprus
115: Cleopatra IV learns that she has been divorced because
her husband wants to marry Cleopatra
V Selene, their sister.
IV assembles an army and offers her hand to the Seleucid
IX Cyzicenus. They marry.
114/113, Antiochus revolts against his brother, the lawful king,
Antiochus VIII Grypus, husband of Tryphaena.
After a defeat, Cleopatra IV is captured by Antiochus VIII and killed
by command of Tryphaena.
Antiochus IX kills Tryphaena