（Ἀστερίων), a statuary, the son of a man named Aeschylus. Pausanias (6.3.1) mentions a statue of Chaereas, a Sicyonian pugilist, which was of his workmanship. [C.P.M]
William Smith. A Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology. London. John Murray: printed by Spottiswoode and Co., New-Street Square and Parliament Street. In the article on Soranus, we find: "at this present time (1848)" and this date seems to reflect the dates of works cited. 1873 - probably the printing date.