figure (communication artefact)

Painted clay figure of a butler (Khansammah) wearing narrow white trousers, a dark grey coat with green trim and a white turban. He carries a dish in his left hand. Documentation with object states that, "He has been trained to serve at the family table for all meals (Usually a Mohammedan)."

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