Aulos Player, Cyclades

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 17 November 2014
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A marble figurine from the Cycladic islands, 2800-2300 BCE, depicting a flute or aulos player. It is one of the earliest representations of a musician in sculpture from the Bronze Age Aegean. (National Archaeological Museum, Athens).

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at AHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2014, November 17). Aulos Player, Cyclades. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/3260/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Aulos Player, Cyclades." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 17, 2014. https://www.ancient.eu/image/3260/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Aulos Player, Cyclades." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 17 Nov 2014. Web. 23 Sep 2020.

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