Ancient Coinage of Crete, Lyttos

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BMC 15Lyttos, Crete, AR drachm. 320-270 BC. Eagle flying left / ΛY-T, Boar’s head right in incuse square. BMC 15; Sear Greek 3241.TextImage
BMC 21Lyttos, Crete, AE12, ca 350-270 BC. 1.24 g. Helmeted head of Athena right. / ΛYT, prow. Svoronos 87; SNG Cop 506-507; Mionnet II, 229; BMC 21-22.TextImage
BMC 29Lyttos, Crete, AE15, ca 350-270 BC. 2.75 g. ΛYTTI, Eagle standing right, wings spread. / ΛYTTI, Boar’s head right. Svoronos 71; BMC 29.TextImage
BMC 31Lyttos, Crete, AE15, ca 350-270 BC. 1.38 g. Boar’s head right. / ΛYT, eagle standing right. Svoronos 83-84; Berlin 28686; BMC 31-32.TextImage
CNG 76, 625Lyttos, Crete (?), AE15, ca 350-270 BC. 3.10 g. Draped bust of Artemis left, bow and quiver behind shoulder. / ΛYT, Boars's head left. Not in Svoronos, Wroth, BMC, SNG Cop etc. CNG 76, 625.TextImage
SNG Cop 499
Sear SG 3244
Crete, Lyttos. Circa 3rd century BC. AE 18mm. Laureate head of Zeus right / Eagle right. SNG Cop 499; BMC Crete 23-25. TextImage
SNG Cop 502Crete, Lyttos AE12. ΛY, Eagle standing right / Boar's head right within linear square. Var of Svoronos 66; Paris 2741 and Mionnet II, 237 (all without ΛY on obv.). TextImage
Svoronos 19Lyttos, Crete, AR drachm, ca 320-270 BC. 5.28 g. Eagle flying left. / ΛYTTION, boars's head right within beaded square. Svoronos 19 (this coin).TextImage
Svoronos 31Lyttos, Crete, AR Stater, ca 320-270 BC. 11.18 g. Eagle flying left. / ΛYT-TION, boars's head right within beaded incuse square. Svoronos 31.TextImage
Svoronos 47Lyttos, Crete, AR Stater, ca 320-270 BC. 10.8 g. Eagle flying left. / ΛYT-TION, boars's head left within incuse square. Svoronos 47; Jameson 1333; Niggeler 333 ; Jameson 1333; Rhousopoulos 3025 (all: this coin.)TextImage
Svoronos 50Lyttos, Crete, AR drachm, ca 450-300 BC. 5.53 g. Eagle flying right. / No legend, boars's head left. Svoronos 50; Weber (DE) 2161 (this coin).TextImage
Svoronos 51Lyttos, Crete, AE unit, ca 350-270 BC. Eagle flying left. / ΛYT-TIΩN above and beneath boars's head right. Svoronos 51.TextImage
Svoronos 54Lyttos, Crete, AE unit, ca 350-270 BC. 1.61 g. Eagle flying right. / ΛYTTIΩN, boar's head left. Svoronos 54.TextImage
Svoronos 56Crete, Lyttus AR Stater. 330–300 BC. Eagle flying right, hare in claws / ΛV, boar head right in shallow incuse square with linear square border. TextImage
Svoronos 58Lyttos, Crete, AR Stater, ca 320-270 BC. 10.55 g. Eagle flying right, almost upright, carrying prey in its claws. / ΛYT-TION (retrograde), boars's head left within beaded incuse square. Svoronos 58; Le Rider, Monn. Crét. 221.TextImage
Svoronos Refs: Svoronos: Numismatique De La Crète Ancienne free pdf download on archive.org
Entry for lyttos on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Lyttus in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum
Search for Lyttus in the ANS Database

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