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ID: 901000489
Page link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/ia/901000489
Record Type: Character/Person

Syrinx (Greek nymph)

Note: Wood nymph and a follower of Artemis, known for her chastity and pursued by Pan.

Names:
Syrinx (Greek nymph) (preferred,English-P,D,N)
Σύριγξ (Greek nymph) (Greek,U,N)

Hierarchical Position:
Legend, Religion, Mythology (P)
....<Greek iconography> (P)
........<Greek characters> (G)
............Syrinx (Greek nymph) (I)
Related Iconography:
is actor for .... Pan and Syrinx
..........(Legend, Religion, Mythology, Greek iconography, Greek narratives, Pan and Syrinx (Greco-Roman narrative)) [901000644]
associated with .... Pan
..........(Legend, Religion, Mythology, Greek iconography, Greek characters, Pan (Greek deity)) [901001072]
associated with .... Artemis
..........(Legend, Religion, Mythology, Greek iconography, Greek characters, Artemis (Greek deity)) [901000323]

Other Relationships:
role/characteristic is .... legendary character
.....(characters (people by activity), people by activity, people (agents), People (hierarchy name)) (AAT)
role/characteristic is .... nymph
.....(spirits (beings), people in religion, people in religion and related occupations, people in the humanities, people by occupation, people (agents), People (hierarchy name)) (AAT)
culture/religion is .... Ancient Greek (culture or style)
.....(Aegean periods, Aegean, Mediterranean (Early Western World), Early Western World, styles, periods, and cultures by region, Styles and Periods (hierarchy name)) (AAT)

Sources:
Syrinx (Greek nymph)
................Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-) sh2002011035
................Iconclass 2100 Browser (2009-) 92L58(Syrinx)
................J. Paul Getty Museum, collections online (2000-)
Σύριγξ (Greek nymph)
................Wikipedia (2000-) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Syrinx
Iconography Record Sources:
................ J. Paul Getty Museum, collections online (2000-) http://www.getty.edu/art/collection/objects/732/jean-francois-de-troy-pan-and-syrinx-french-1722-1724/

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