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Ancient Coinage of Euboia, Eretria

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BCD_307Euboea, Eretria, ca 500-465 BC, AR Stater. Cow standing left, head reverted, raising hind leg to scratch self; E (retrograde) below / Octopus within incuse square. TextImage
BCD_310Euboia, Eretria AR Tetradrachm. ca 500-465 BC. Cow standing right, head left, scratching head with its hind foot; swallow standing right on cow's back, E below / Octopus in incuse square; E below. SNG Lockett 1791. TextImage
BCD_313Euboia, Eretria AR Didrachm. ca 500-465 BC. Cow standing right, scratching head with its right hind foot, E below / Octopus in incuse square. SNG Copenhagen 469v. TextImage
BCD 315Euboia, Eretria AR Didrachm. ca 500-465 BC. Cow standing right, scratching head with its right hind foot, E below / Octopus in incuse square. SNG Copenhagen 469v. TextImage
BCD 318Euboia, Eretria AR Didrachm. ca 500-465 BC. Cow standing right, scratching head with its right hind foot, E below / Octopus in incuse square. SNG Copenhagen 469v. TextImage
BCD 319Euboea, Eretria, ca 500-465 BC, AR Drachm. Cow standing right, head reverted, raising hind leg to scratch self / Octopus within incuse square. SNG Cop 470. TextImage
BCD 321Euboea, Eretria, ca 500-465 BC, AR Hemidrachm. Cow standing left, head reverted, raising hind leg to scratch self / Octopus within incuse square. TextImage
BCD 325Euboea, Eretria, ca 500-465 BC, AR Hemidrachm. Cow standing left, head reverted, raising hind leg to scratch self / Octopus within incuse square. TextImage
BCD 344Eretria, Euboia. After 180 BC. AR Tetradrachm (16.98 g). Charodamos, magistrate. Bust of Demeter right, hair tied behind head, wearing triple-pendant earring and necklace; bow and quiver over shoulder / ERETRIEWN, bull standing right, head facing, fillets hanging from horns; CARODAMOS below; all within laurel wreath. BCD 344TextImage
BMC 35Euboia, Eretria, AE22. 196-146 BC. 22.28 mm, 7.3 gr. Bull standing left, star above, ME below / Two bunches of grapes on vine tendril. BMC 35; McClean 5715.TextImage
Sear Greece 1820Euboea, Eretria, ca 540-510 BC, AR Tetradrachm. Cow standing left, head reverted, raising hind leg to scratch self, swallow perched on its back / Incuse square of "Union Jack" pattern. Jenkins p. 136 in NC 1955.No example-
Sear Greece 2462-2473Euboea, Eretria, Silver issues.--
Sear Greece 2474-2480Euboea, Eretria, Bronze issues.--
See also: Perseus Project database, coins of eretria
Entry for eretria on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Eretria in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum

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