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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: J.S. Traill Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
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A mining region of Attika famous in antiquity for its silver mines. These mines were one of the chief sources of revenue for the Athenian state.

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Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 59 C3 Laureion

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Laureion region and silver mines.

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J.S. Traill, Brady Kiesling, R. Talbert, Chris de Lisle, Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott, Richard Talbert, Michael Heubel, Sean Gillies, and Ryan Horne, 'Laureion: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2024 <> [accessed: 01 March 2024]

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