And when these days were completed, the king gave for all the people present in Susa, the citadel, both great and small, a feast lasting for seven days in the court of 1the garden of the king's palace.
References for Esther 1:5
There were white cotton curtains and violet hangings fastened with cords of fine linen and purple to silver rods and marble pillars, and also 2couches of gold and silver on a mosaic pavement of porphyry, marble, mother-of-pearl and precious stones.
References for Esther 1:6
Drinks were served in golden vessels, vessels of different kinds, and the royal wine was lavished according to the bounty of the king.
And drinking was according to this edict: "There is no compulsion." For the king had given orders to all the staff of his palace to do as each man desired.