Leake with Athytos near the modern village of Nea
Phlogita on the E side of the Kassandra peninsula.
Herodotos names it as one of the cities of Pallene
(Phlegra) from which Xerxes' fleet took ships and
men. A Sanctuary of Dionysos there is mentioned by
Xenophon. Local coins bearing the head of Zeus Ammon
were first issued in 424 B.C.
; Strab. 7, frag. 27; Thuc.
; Xen. Hell. 5.3.19
; W. M. Leake, Nor. Gr
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