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Ancient Coinage of Lesbos, Eresos

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BMC 3Eresos, Lesbos, AE16 chalkon, 0.56 gr. 300-200 BC. Head of Hermes left, wearing petasos / EΡEΣI to right of upright grain ear on curved stem, star and crescent-like line in left field. BMC 3.TextImage
Righetti Coll. 18Eresos, Lesbos, AE17 4.10 gr. 300-200 BC. EΡ-EΣ to left and right of head of elderly Hermes right, wearing petasos / Female figure in short chiton, standing right. Righetti Collection sale Part VII, 18. Unpublished.TextImage
SNG Cop 341 varEresos, Lesbos, AE16 chalkon, 1.54 gr. 300-200 BC. Head of Hermes left, wearing petasos / E-Ρ(E) to left and right of caduceus. SNG Cop 341 var (Hermes right).TextImage
SNG Cop 343Lesbos, Eresos. ca 3rd Century BC. AE18. Wreathed head of Demeter right / EΡEΣI, legend within wreath of corn. TextImage
SNG vA 1736Eresos, Lesbos, AE16 Dichalkon, 2 gr. 1st century BC. Head of a gorgoneion or Hermes facing, wings behind his head / EΡECIΩN, winged caduceus. SNG von Aulock 1736.TextImage
PHILIP I
BMC 8Philip I AE31 of Eresos, Lesbos. AD 244-249. 17.35 g. AYT K M IOYΛ ΦIΛIΠΠOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right, seen from the back / EΠI CTΡA AYΡ ΓAMIKOY B EΡECIΩ, Athena standing left, holding Nike and spear, shield at foot left. BMC 8; Sear GIC 3897.TextImage
See also: Search the Perseus Project database for Eresos
Search for Eresos at CoinArchives.com
Entry for Lesbos, Eresos on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Eresus in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum

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