Apollo, detail from NAM, Athens, 215.

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Apollo, detail from NAM, Athens, 215.

Detail of Apollo from NAM, Athens, 215. He is seated on a tree stump, wearing chlamys and chiton, and sandals. In his left hand he rests his seven string lyre (the stings would have been painted; the number of tuning pegs gives their frequency.)


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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). Apollo, detail from NAM, Athens, 215.. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/2698/

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Lloyd, James. "Apollo, detail from NAM, Athens, 215.." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 18, 2014. https://www.ancient.eu/image/2698/.

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Lloyd, James. "Apollo, detail from NAM, Athens, 215.." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 18 Jun 2014. Web. 23 May 2019.

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