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CITY AND SEMI-AUTONOMOUS COINAGE
BMC 1Elaia, Aeolis. AR diobol, Ca 450-400 BC. 10mm, 1.23g. Archaic, helmeted head of Athena left / EL(AI), Laurel wreath within incuse square. SNG München 382; SNG von Aulock 7679-7680; Weber 5541; BMC 1.TextFull Size
BMC 36Elaea, Aeolis, AE, Pseudo-autonomous issue 2nd Century AD. 1.63 g. Helmeted bust of Athena right, wearing aegis / ELAITWN, basket containing corn-ears and poppies. RPC online 1801; BMC 36.TextFull Size
BMC 39Elaea, Aeolis, AE14. Pseudo-autonomous issue. 98-192 AD. Helmeted head of Athena right, wearing aegis / ELAITWN, Telesphorus standing facing, wearing hooded cloak. BMC 39; SNG Cop 188-189.TextFull Size
Imhoof 232/234Aeolis, Elaia, AE15. QEAN ROMHN, turreted draped bust of Roma right / EPI MENANDROU, kalathos with poppy head, corn-ears on either side. Imhoof, Monnaies Grecques 232 (obverse) and 234 (reverse).TextFull Size
Klein 331Elaia, Aeolis, AE11, 340-300 BC. 1.29 gr. Head of Athena left wearing Corinthian helmet / Barley corn, E in left field, all within olive-wreath. Klein 331 (this coin).TextFull Size
Mionnet 85Elaea, Aeolis, 340-300 BC. Prow of galley right, countermark above: diademed male head right / ELAI within laurel wreath. Sear Greek 4202; Mionnet III, 85; Weber 5548; SNG Copenhagen 889-90 (all without countermark).TextFull Size
Mionnet 179cfElaea, Aeolis. AE15. Pseudo-autonomous, ca. 160-200 AD. Draped bust of young Dionysos (?) right, thyrsos (?) behind / ELA-ITWN, four corn ears with three poppies between them. No ref. found, cf. Mionnet Supp. 6, 179.TextFull Size
RPC 2410Elaea, Aeolis, AE14, Pseudo-autonomous. EPI SWKRATOU, Head of Demeter right / E-LA/IT-WN, torch within wreath. RPC I 2410 / BMC 29.TextFull Size
SNG Cop 164Elia, Aeolis, AR Hemiobol. Late 5th century BC. Archaic head of Athena left, in crested helmet / E L A I around olive wreath, all within slightly incuse square. SNG Cop 164.TextFull Size
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SNGCop 169.2Aeolis, Elaia. Circa 350-300 BC. AE 10mm. Helmeted head of Athena left / Barley-corn in olive wreath. TextFull Size
SNG Cop 169Aeolis, Elaia. Circa 350-300 BC. AE 10mm. Helmeted head of Athena left / Seed in olive wreath. TextFull Size
SNG Cop 173Elaea, Aeolis, AE 15, ca. 300 BC. Helmeted head of Athena left / E-L to left and right of barley corn in olive wreath. DHMH below. SNG Cop 173; SNG von Aulock 1607.TextFull Size
SNG Cop 177cfElaia, Aeolis. AE23. 2nd-1st century BC. Head of Demeter right / ELAITWN, Athena standing right, holding owl and spear. cf. SNG Cop 177. TextFull Size
SNG Cop 179Elaea, Aeolis, AE19, 133-1 BC. 6.26 g. Head of Demeter right, wreathed in corn / ELAITWN, poppy within wreath of corn-ears. SNG Cop 179-180.TextFull Size
SNG Cop 191Elaia, Aeolis, Imperial times, 2nd C. AD. AE17, 3.01 gr. ELAITWN, youthful male head of Elaia or Apollo right / EPI PELLWNIOU, Modius or basket containing three grain ears and poppies. SNG Cop 191; BMC 38.TextFull Size
SNG Fitz 4321Elaea, Aeolis AE15. Head of Herakles right, lionskin knotted around neck / ELAITWNTelesphoros standing front in hooded cloak. SNG Fitzwilliam 4321; SNG Muenchen 414.TextFull Size
Sear #4196Elea, Aeolis, AR Diobol. Late 5th century BC. Head of Athena left, in crested helmet / E L A I, around olive wreath, all within incuse.ObverseReverse
Sear #4197Elia, Aeolis, AR Hemiobol. Late 5th century BC. Head of Athena left, in crested helmet / E L A I, around olive wreath, all within incuse square. SNG Cop 164.
Sear #4202Aeolis, Elaea AE18. 340-300 BC. Prow of galley right / ELAI within laurel wreath. Weber 5548.
Sear #4204Aeolis, Elaia AE10. 4th-3rd Century BC. Head of Athena left in crested Corinthian helmet / E-L, grain ear in olive wreath. BMC 4.ObverseReverse
AUGUSTUS
RPC 2398Augustus, AE19 of Elaea, Aeolis. 27 BC-AD 14. Magistrate Mnesitheos. ELAITWN behind bare head of Augustus right / EPI MNHSIQEOU in two lines across fields, poppy between two (sometimes three) corn-ears. RPC I 2398; Paris 299; Waddington 1324; Cienna 34778; AMC I 1260.TextFull Size
NERO
RPC 5462Nero AE 17mm of Aeolis, Elaea. Youthful head left / EPI/DENTI/KLOU/TO•G in wreath. RPC I 5462 (uncertain mint); cf. RPC Supp. I pg. 50 for mint. TextImage
HADRIAN
BMC 42Aeolis, Elaea. Hadrian AE16. AVTO TPAIA AD(P), laureate, draped & cuirassed bust right / ELAI TWN. Basket containing ears of corn & poppy-heads. TextImage
SNG vA 7686Hadrian, AE16 of Elaea, Aeolis, 2.3g. AY[TO T]RAI ADRI, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / ELAI[T]WN, basket containing corn ears and poppy heads. SNG v Aulock 7686.TextFull Size
COMMODUS
BMC 47Commodus, AE17 of Elaea, Aeolis. AVT K L AVR KOMODOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / ELAITWN, Crispina as Demeter, bust right, holding corn-ears and poppy. BMC 47; SNG von Aulock 1614-1615.TextFull Size
BMC 49Commodus AE21 of Aeolis, Elaea. AV K L AVP KOMO, laureate draped bust right / ELAITWN, flaming altar between two torches, each with serpent climbing up. TextImage
Lindgren 330A varCommodus, AE26 of Elaea, Aeolis. AV K M..KOMMODOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / ELAITWN, Demeter standing left, holding corn-ears and sceptre. Lindgren III 330A var (no altar).TextFull Size
CRISPINA
Helios 5, 699Crispina, AE of Elaea, Aeolis. 10.57 g. BROUTIA KRICPINA, draped bust right / EPI STRA AYR DORYLAOY ELAIT, kantharos on altar between two burning, serpent-entwined torches. RPC online -; BMC 49 var (Commodus). Helios 5, 699.TextFull Size
JULIA DOMNA
SNG vA 1617Julia Domna, Elaea, Aeolis AE18. IOU DOMNA CEB, draped bust right / ELAITWN, Asklepios standing facing, holding serpent-entwined staff. SNG v.Aulock 1617; Lindgren 331; Mionnet 215.TextFull Size
See also Coins of Elaea at Aeqvitas.com
Entry for Elaea on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Elaea in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum

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