Hydraulis Sealstone

Illustration

James Lloyd
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published on 24 February 2015

A carnelian sealstone showing showing a hydraulis, with apprentices operating the bellows.
Roman, 1st-2nd century CE.
British Museum, 1859.3-1.112



About the Author

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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