A town on the coast of Mysia, deserted in Strabo's time (p. 606).
It lay outside of the bay of Adramyttium and the promontory Pyrrha.
It had a port. Cisthene was north of Atarneus.
It is mentioned by Mela (1.18) and Pliny (5.30
The Gorgoneian plains of Cisthene (Aesch. Prom. Vinct.
5.795) are unknown.