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ID: 500354817
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/ulan/500354817

 
Record Type: Person
Croesus, King of Lydia (Lydian king, died ca. 546 BCE)

Note: Member of the Mermnad dynasty; succeeded his father, Alyattes. Was renowned for his great wealth; conquered the Greeks of mainland Ionia (on the west coast of Anatolia), but subjugated by the Persians.

Names:
Croesus, King of Lydia (preferred,V,display,LC,English-P,NA,U)
Kroisos, King of Lydia (V)
Crésus, King of Lydia (V)
Krösus Lydien, König (V,German,NA,U)
Croesus (V)
King Croesus (V)
Κροῖσος (V,Greek,NA,U)

Nationalities:
Lydian (preferred)

Roles:
king (preferred)  ....  reigned ca. 560-546 BCE

Gender: male

Events:
reign:   ca. 560-546 BCE  Lydia (Turkey) (general region)

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Non-Artists
 ........  Croesus, King of Lydia (I,U)

Biographies:
(Lydian king, died ca. 546 BCE) ..... [VP Preferred]

Additional Names:

Sources and Contributors:
Κροῖσος ........ [VP]
................  Archaeology Magazine [online] (2000-)
Crésus, King of Lydia ........ [VP]
.........................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 84119500; accessed 29 October 2012
Croesus ........ [VP]
.................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-) accessed 29 October 2012
Croesus, King of Lydia ........ [VP]
...........................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 84119500; accessed 29 October 2012
King Croesus ........ [JPGM Preferred, VP]
..........................  J. Paul Getty Museum, collections online (2000-) http://www.getty.edu/art/gettyguide/artObjectDetails?artobj=864; accessed 29 October 2012
Kroisos, King of Lydia ........ [VP]
...........................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 84119500; accessed 29 October 2012
Krösus Lydien, König ........ [VP]
.............................................  VIAF: Virtual International Authority File [online] (2009-) Deutsche National Bibliothek

Subject: ........ [Gallery Systems, JPGM, VP]
....................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-) accessed 29 October 2012
....................  Gallery Systems (2000-) LOC ID: n84119500
....................  J. Paul Getty Museum, collections online (2000-) http://www.getty.edu/art/gettyguide/artObjectDetails?artobj=864; accessed 29 October 2012
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 84119500; accessed 29 October 2012
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
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