Unseen Museum

09 OCTOBER 2016 - 04 DECEMBER 2016

“A Theban flute-player (Auletes) in Athens”


The Unseen Museum hosts «a Theban flute-player in Athens».

This is the funerary stele of the renowned flute-player Potamon, who lived as a metic in Athens in the 4th cent. B.C. Featuring along with him is his aged father, Olympichos, also a musician and a pupil of Pindar.

The «Theban flute-player» was brought out on Monday, 9 of October, in the «altar room» (room 34) and will remain there on display until Sunday, 4 of December 2016.

Altar Room (room 34)

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