Funeral Banquet Scene Of a Palmyrene Man With His Family

Funeral banquet scene from Palmyra, depicting the big member of the family (usually the founder of the tomb) in a ceremonial banquet gathering with his close family members.
Usually the body of the founder is berried in the sarcophagus under the banquet scene

  • Material: Hard limestone.

  • Item Proximate Dimensions: C 2 Meters in width by 1.25 height

  • Date: C 2nd-3rd C AD

  • Excavated from: Palmyra- Valley of the tombs

  • Archaeological Mission:

  • Archaeological Museum Of Palmyra – 2011

Excavation Site Location

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