Text #3Cometography: A Catalog of Comets. Series: Cometography. Vol. 1 .
The Shih chi (-90) provides the oldest account of this object. It says a “broom star” was seen sometime during -302.
The Parian Marble of Greece is a marble stele which records events occurring between the time of Cecrops (the legendary king of Athens) and Diognetus (archon during -263/-262). During the archonship of Leostratus (-302/-301) it said that a comet appeared.