Ancient Coinage of Attica, Eleusis

Browse the Eleusis page with thumbnail images.

Agora 38aEleusis, Attica, AE17, ca. 350-330 BC. 4.25 g. Triptolemos seated left in winged car drawn by serpents, holding corn-ears / ELEYSI, piglet standing right on mystic staff; boar's head and ivy leaf below. Agora 38a-c; Svoronos 103, 2-3.TextImage
Agora 38d varEleusis, Attica, AE16, ca. 350-330 BC. 4.19 g. Triptolemos seated left in winged car drawn by serpents, holding corn-ears / ELEYSI, piglet standing left on mystic staff; ivy vine with two leaves below. Agora 38d var (with piglet right); Svoronos 103,14.TextImage
Agora 38hEleusis, Attica, AE15 dichalkon, ca. 340-335 BC. 3.94 g. Triptolemos, holding grain ears, seated left in winged chariot drawn by two serpents / EΛEYΣI above piglet standing right on mystic staff; all within wheat wreath; bucranium below. Kroll, Agora 38h; SNG Cop 416; BMC 14.TextImage
Agora 38LEleusis, Attica, AE17, ca. 350-330 BC. 4.39 g. Triptolemos seated left in winged car drawn by serpents, holding corn-ears / EΛEYΣI, piglet standing right on mystic staff; scallop shell below. Agora 38L; BMC 21.TextImage
Agora 38mEleusis, Attica, AE17, ca. 350-330 BC. 4.25 g. Triptolemos seated left in winged car drawn by serpents, holding corn-ears / ELEYSI, piglet standing right on mystic staff; ram's head right below. Agora 38m.TextImage
Agora 38oEleusis, Attica, AE16 dichalkon, ca. 340-335 BC. 3.06 g. Triptolemos, holding grain ears, seated left in winged chariot drawn by two serpents / EΛEYΣI above piglet standing right on mystic staff; all within wheat wreath; astragalos below. Agora 38o-p; Svoronos 103, 10; BMC 22.TextImage
Agora 38rEleusis, Attica, AE15, ca. 350-330 BC. 3.17 g. Triptolemos seated left in winged car drawn by serpents, holding corn-ears / EΛEYΣI, piglet standing right on mystic staff; Θ in right field. Agora 38r-s; BMC 26.TextImage
Agora 48fEleusis, Attica, AE15 dichalkon, ca. 317-307 BC. 2.31 g. Triptolemos standing left, mounting a winged chariot drawn by two serpents / EΛEY above piglet standing right on mystic staff; all within wheat wreath. Agora 48f-g; Svoronos pl. 103, 25.TextImage
Agora 49Eleusis, Attica, AE15 dichalkon, ca. 317-307 BC. 2.56 g. Triptolemos left, mounting a winged chariot drawn by two serpents / EΛEY beneath piglet standing right on mystic staff; all within wheat wreath. Agora 49; Svoronos, pl. 103, 28; BMC 10.TextImage
Agora 61Eleusis, Attica, AE15, 3rd century BC. 3.05 g. Head of Demeter right, wreathed with corn / EΛEYΣI, plemochoe (a narrow, covered bowl on a high stem) resting on a cista mystica. Agora 61; Svoronos 103.29-32.TextImage
CNG 173, 161Eleusis, Attica, AE17, ca. 350-330 BC. 3.47 g. Triptolemos seated left in winged car drawn by serpents, holding corn-ears / ELEYSI, piglet standing right on mystic staff; fly? below. Agora -; Svoronos -; BMC etc -. CNG 173, 161.TextImage
Kuenker 133, 7413Eleusis, Attica, AE16, ca. 350-330 BC. 3.06 g. Triptolemos seated left in winged car drawn by serpents, holding corn-ears / ELEYSI, piglet standing right on mystic staff; lizard ? below. Agora -; Svoronos -; BMC etc -.TextImage
SNG Cop 415Eleusis, Attica. 4th - 3rd c. BC. AE 12 mm. Triptolemos seated left in winged car drawn by serpents, holding corn-ears / piglet standing right on mystic staff; bucranium below. TextImage
SNG Munich 458Eleusis, Attica, ca. 350-330 B.C. AE 16. Triptolemos, holding grain ear in right hand, seated left in winged chariot being drawn by two serpents / EΛEYΣI, piglet or boar standing right on mystic staff; Scallop shell below. Svoronos 103, 6-7; SNG Munich 458.TextImage
Sear SG 2574Eleusia, Attica, AE16, 360-330 BC. Triptolemos, holding corn-ears, sitting left in a chariot drawn by two winged serpents. / EΛEYΣI, Pig standing right on a mystic staff, all within a corn wreath, bucranium below. Sear SG 2574; SNG Cop. 415; Kroll Agora 38h.TextImage
Sear SG 2575Eleusis, Attica. AE15, ca 317-307 BC. Triptolemos, holding grain ear in right hand, standing left, mounting a chariot drawn left by two winged serpents / EΛEY beneath piglet standing right on mystic staff; all within a corn wreath. Kroll 49; Svoronos pl. 103, 26 and 28; SNG Cop 421-423; BMC 10; Laffaille 357.TextImage
Sear SG 2576Eleusis, Attica, AE17, ca 350-330 BC. 3.86 g. Triptolemos, holding grain ear in right hand, seated left in winged chariot being drawn by two serpents. / EΛEYΣI, pig standing right on mystic staff; boar's head right and ivy leaf below. Kroll 38; Svoronos pl. 103, 2-3; SNG Cop 414; BMC 12-13; Imhoof Pausanias pl. EE, xi-xx.TextImage
Entry for Attica, Eleusis on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Eleusis in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum

Coins Main PageGreek Coins by City or RulerSearch All Entries

Click here for a list of Reference Abbreviations.