London, South Kensington
15 May 2002
AN ARCHAIC BRONZE DOUBLE-FLUTE PLAYER
8TH-7TH CENTURY B.C.
The standing naked musician playing the double-flutes, his cheeks puffed up, with bulbous eyes, wearing a fillet in his hair; and another similar playing single flute, both mounted
2½ in. (6.5 cm.) and 2 1/8 in. (5.5 cm.) high respectively (2)
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