Marsyas, detail from NAM, Athens, 215.

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Detail of Marsyas from NAM, Athens, 215. The bearded satyr can be seen in a state of movement as he plays his auloi, the spread of his fingers is preserved by the left hand, and presumably corresponds to the finger-holes of the instrument

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James Lloyd
James' main area of research is ancient Greek music, but he has general interests in mythology, religion, and art & archaeology. A self-confessed philhellene, James keeps at least one eye on the Roman pie.

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Lloyd, J. (2014, June 18). Marsyas, detail from NAM, Athens, 215.. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2699/marsyas-detail-from-nam-athens-215/

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Lloyd, James. "Marsyas, detail from NAM, Athens, 215.." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 18, 2014. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2699/marsyas-detail-from-nam-athens-215/.

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Lloyd, James. "Marsyas, detail from NAM, Athens, 215.." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 18 Jun 2014. Web. 09 Dec 2021.

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