Limestone fragment of a lyre

Limestone | 15.9 x 5.7 x 5.1cm | 5th century B.C. ?

Unknown Artist

Seven strings of a lyre are attached to a crosspiece painted pinkish red.

Credit: The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Object: 74.51.2596

Image and text © Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2019
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