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Ancient Coinage of Attica, Eleusis

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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 / ELEUSI 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 / ELEUSI, 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 / ELEUSI 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 / ELEUSI, piglet standing right on mystic staff; Q 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 / ELEU 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 / ELEU 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 / ELEUSI, 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 / ELEUSI, piglet or boar standing right on mystic staff; Scallop shell below. Svoronos 103, 6-7; SNG Munich 458.TextImage
Sear #2574Athens, AE14, c. 360-330 BC, Coinage of the Eleusinian festival, Triptolemos in chariot drawn by serpents left. / ELEU, piglet standing right on mystic staff, all within wreath. TextImage
Sear #2575Attica, Eleusis. ca 322/17-307 BC. AE 15m. Triptolemos, holding grain ear in right hand, mounting a winged chariot drawn by two serpents / ELEU in ex, piglet standing right on mystic staff; all within a wreath of grain. Kroll Agora 49, Svoronos 26 & 28, SNG Cop 421-423, BMC 10. TextImage
Sear #2576Attica, Eleusis. ca 350-320 BC. AE 17mm. Triptolemos, holding grain ear in right hand, seated left in winged chariot being drawn by two serpents / ELEUSI, piglet standing right on mystic staff; pig's head & ivy leaf below. Kroll Agora 38, Svoronos 2-3, SNG Cop 414, BMC 12-13. TextImage
See also: Perseus Project database, coins of Eleusis
Entry for Attica, Eleusis on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Eleusis in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum

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