Ancient Greek Forminx

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Mark Cartwright
published on 22 June 2012
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A reconstruction of the forminx, a stringed instrument which was played to a singing accompaniment. (Museum of Ancient Greek Musical Instruments, Katakolon, Greece).

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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2012, June 22). Ancient Greek Forminx. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Ancient Greek Forminx." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 22, 2012.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Ancient Greek Forminx." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 22 Jun 2012. Web. 27 Jul 2021.