Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Nymphs
Various activitiesMaking music
SOCIAL LIFE
Music
Musical instrumentsStringPluckedLyre
Musical instrumentsWind WoodShawm
Further details
Left-hand side of an altar showing two nymphs making music. The front shows a dancing nymph and one of the Athenian Aglaurides who produced music through the very act of walking, the right two more Aglaurids
ARTIST/CREATOR
Graeco-Roman
DATE
late 1st century BC
LOCATION
Rome, Museo Nazionale Romano, Collegio Massimo (inv. 125702)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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