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5499. Parthian terracotta banqueteer figurine

 
 
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 A Parthian
terracotta banqueteer figurine

A well known type
,



Showing a man
wearing typical Parthian dress



of belted tunic
and baggy trousers.



He reclines,
presumably on a mattress or couch, although not depicted,



and holds a
drinking cup or bowl in one hand.



The figure was
made by pressing the clay into a simple mould.



More stylized
versions, made from two-piece moulds. See last photo.



Intact.



110mm x 84mm



Parthian



Circa 1st century



Price: 295 GBP

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