The Golden Lyre | University of Oxford

The Golden Lyre

With Andy Lowings, musician
12:30 - 13:30
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2PH
Concerts
Free
Yes
Not required

The 'Golden Lyre' is a modern reconstruction of a musical instrument found in the Royal Grave at Ur, southern Iraq, dating to around 2500 BC. Andy Lowings gives a musical performance on this exquisite instrument and answers questions.