Thamyras

Detail from Attic red-figure clay vase, about 475-425 BC. Oxford. Ashmolean Museum G291. Photo. Beazley Archive.In mythology a Thracian musician who boasted he was as good as the Muses, for which he was blinded.

Above: Detail from Attic red-figure clay vase, about 475-425 BC. Oxford. Ashmolean Museum G291. Photo. Beazley Archive. © Beazley Archive, Ian Hiley