A senior Satyr, sometimes called Pappasilenos, and shown as an old man often in theatrical situations. Also a Satyr known for his wisdom who is captured, drinking at a fountain of wine, for King Midas of Lydia.
Above: Detail from Athenian black-figure clay vase, about 550-500 BC. New York. Metropoliton Museum of Art 49.11.1. Rogers Fund 1911. Photo. Mus. 144769 pl. B © Metropoliton Museum of Art.