The Palestinian History Tapestry uses the embroidery skills of Palestinian women to illustrate aspects of the land and peoples of Palestine – from Neolithic times to the present.
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“On this land”

"على هذه الأرض ما يستحق الحياة"

“On this land”
Size: 59 × 102 cm

Embroidered by: Hekmat Ashour [Gaza], Gaza, Palestine
Inspired by art created by: Ibrahim Muhtadi [Al Quds], Gaza, Palestine

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Neolithic Period (9,500—4,000 BCE)

Pre-pottery statue

تمثال من العصر الحجري الحديث ما قبل الفخاري

Pre-pottery statue
Size: 59 x 41 cm

Embroidered by: Basma Al-Natoor [Tabariyeh], Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon

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Walled Jericho

جدار اريحا

Walled Jericho
Size: 59 x 77 cm

Embroidered by: Hekmat Ashour [Gaza], Gaza, Palestine

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Stone-Copper Age (4,000—3,000 BCE)

Chalcolithic figurine

تمثال من العصر النحاسي

Chalcolithic figurine
Size: 59 x 39 cm

Embroidered by: Janet Jameel Hamad [Silwad], Amman, Jordan

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Chalcolithic ram

تمثال الكبش من العصر النحاس

Chalcolithic ram
Size: 59 x 94 cm

Embroidered by: Naama al Awawdah [Es Samu], Khalil District, Palestine

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Bronze Age (3,000—1,250 BCE)

Electrum jug

ابريق من الالكتروم

Electrum jug
Size: 59 x 37 cm

Embroidered by: Basma Al-Natoor [Tabariyeh], Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon

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Beni Hasan mural (1)

جدارية بني حسن (1)

Beni Hasan mural (1)
Size: 59 x 140 cm

Embroidered by: Amina Abu-Rabia', Drejat, Naqab

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Beni Hasan mural (2)

جدارية بني حسن (2)

Beni Hasan mural (2)
Size: 59 x 115 cm

Embroidered by: Amina Abu-Rabia', Drejat, Naqab

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Iron Age (1,250—721 BCE)

Philistine warrior

المحارب الفليستي/الفلستيني

Philistine warrior
Size: 59 x 37 cm

Embroidered by: Iman Shehaby [Tabariyeh], Ain al-Hilweh Lebanon

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Palestine

فخار فليستي

Palestine
Size: 59 x 80 cm

Embroidered by: Amine Abu Rabia', Drejat, Naqab
Based on a design sketched by: Laila Tibi [Taybeh] Palestine

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Philistine pottery

فخار فليستي

Philistine pottery
Size: 59 x 92 cm

Embroidered by: Hadeel Abu-Rabia', Drejat, Naqab

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Philistine bird

الطائر الفليستي

Philistine bird
Size: 59 x 99 cm

Embroidered by: Basma Al-Natoor [Tabariyeh], Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon

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Assyrian siege of Lachish

الحصار الآشوري لمدينة لكيش

Assyrian siege of Lachish
Size: 59 x 84 cm

Embroidered by: Khawla Dahrouj [Bir Seb’a], Gaza
Based on a design sketched by: Shaymaa Abu-Hasanain [Gaza], Gaza, Palestine

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Babylonian/Persian Period (721—332 BCE)

Ba’al, God of Storm Cloud

بعل، إلاهبعل، اله الصواعق والسحب

Ba’al, God of Storm Cloud
Size: 59 x 38 cm

Embroidered by: Janet Jameel Hamad [Silwad], Amman, Jordan
Sponsored by: Layfield Family, Stroud, UK

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First Jewish Temple destroyed

هدم المعبد اليهودي الأول

First Jewish Temple destroyed
Size: 59 x 80 cm

Embroidered by: Imam Shehaby [Tabariyeh], Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon

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Hellenistic Period (332—63 BCE)

Hellenistic rooster

الديك الهيلينستيكي

Hellenistic rooster
Size: 59 x 34 cm

Embroidered by: Alia Abu-Rabia', Drejat, Naqab

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Alexander the Great

الاسكندر العظيم

Alexander the Great
Size: 59 x 104 cm

Embroidered by: Alia Abu Rabia', Drejat, Naqab

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Roman Period (63 BCE—325 CE)

Roman Judea

يهودا الرومانية

Roman Judea
Size: 59 x 35 cm

Embroidered by: Jan Chalmers UK

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Birth of Jesus of Nazareth in Bethlehem

ميلاد المسيح في مدينة الناصرة

Birth of Jesus of Nazareth in Bethlehem
Size: 59 x 90 cm

Embroidered by: Suhair Handal, Bethlehem; Marcel Rabie, Randa Abu Ghattas, Beit Jala, Palestine
Inspired by art created by: Hamada Atallah [Al Quds], Al Quds, Palestine

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2nd Jewish Temple destroyed

2nd Jewish Temple destroyed
Size: 59 x 90

Embroidered by: Amina Abu-Rabia’, Drejat, [Naqab]

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Roman aqueduct, Caesarea

القناة الرومانية (قصارية)

Roman aqueduct, Caesarea
Size: 59 x 71 cm

Embroidered by: Mayyada Abu Sitta [Bir Seb’a] Gaza
Based on a design sketched by: Shaymaa Abu-Hasanain [Gaza], Gaza, Palestine

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Byzantine Period (325—640)

Helena Augusta

الأميرة هيلينا أوغستا

Helena Augusta
Size: 59 x 35 cm

Embroidered by: Alia Abu Rabia', Drejat, Naqab

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Church of the Holy Sepulchre

كنيسة القيامة

Church of the Holy Sepulchre
Size: 59 x 80 cm

Embroidered by: Barbara Haj Hassan, Jordan
Sponsored by: Haj Hassan Family, Jordan

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Early Islamic Period (640—1099 CE)

No God but Allah

"لا اله الا الله"

No God but Allah
Size: 59 x 38 cm

Embroidered by: Awatif Bader [Karatyya], Gaza, Palestine
Inspired by art created by: Ibrahim Muhtadi [Al Quds], Gaza, Palestine
Based on a design sketched by: Shaymaa Abu-Hasanain [Gaza], Gaza, Palestine

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Haram Ash Sharif (Noble Sanctuary)

الحرم الشريف

Haram Ash Sharif (Noble Sanctuary)
Size: 59 x 96 cm

Embroidered by: Iman Shehaby [Tabariyeh], Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon
Based on a design sketched by: Razan Hassouna [Gaza], Gaza, Palestine

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Khirbet El-Mafjar

خربة المفجر

Khirbet El-Mafjar
Size: 59 x 86 cm

Embroidered by: Hekmat Ashour [Gaza], Gaza, Palestine

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Khirbet El-Mafjar mosaic

فسيفسائية خربة المفجر

Khirbet El-Mafjar mosaic
Size: 59 x 90 cm

Embroidered by: Basma Al-Natoor [Samaria], Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon

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Crusader Period (1099—1291)

Crusader soldiers

المحاربون الصليبيون

Crusader soldiers
Size: 59 x 36 cm

Embroidered by: Shayma Waheidi [Bir Seb’a], Gaza, Palestine
Sponsored by: Waheidi Family [Bir Seb’a], Gaza, Palestine

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Godfrey de Bouillon and crusaders

غودفري دي بويلون والصليبيون

Godfrey de Bouillon and crusaders
Size: 59 x 96 cm

Embroidered by: Dowlat Abu Shaweesh [Ne’ane], Ramallah, Palestine

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Ayyubid Period (1187—1250)

Ewer of Saladin

Ewer of Saladin
Size: 59 x 35

Embroidered by: Naama al Awawdah [Samoaa’], Khalil District, Palestine

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Ṣalaḥ ad-Din Yusuf al-Ayyubid (Saladin)

صلاح الدين يوسف الايوبي

Ṣalaḥ ad-Din Yusuf al-Ayyubid (Saladin)
Size: 59 x 83 cm

Embroidered by: Dowlat Abu Shaweesh [Ne’ane], Ramallah, Palestine
Inspired by art created by: Amjad Ghannam [Al Quds], Palestine

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Mamluk Period (1260—1516)

Armed Mamluk warrior

المحارب المملوك

Armed Mamluk warrior
Size: 59 x 38 cm

Embroidered by: Janet Jameel Hamad [Silwad], Amman, Jordan

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Makam Hassan er Ra’ai

مقام الشيخ حسن الراعي

Makam Hassan er Ra’ai
Size: 59 x 97 cm

Embroidered by: Alia Abu-Rabia, Drejat, Naqab

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Madrasa al-Ashrafiyya Al Quds

المدرسة الأشرفية - القدس

Madrasa al-Ashrafiyya Al Quds
Size: 59 x 40 cm

Embroidered by: Nawal Ibrahim Al-Ahmad Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon[Tabariyeh]

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Mamluk embroidery

التطريز المملوكي

Mamluk embroidery
Size: 59 x 37 cm

Embroidered by: Kifah Kurdieh [Lubya, Tabariyeh], Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon

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Ottoman Period (1516—1917)

Suleyman the Magnificent

السلطان سليمان الجليل / السلطان سليمان القانوني

Suleyman the Magnificent
Size: 59 x 37 cm

Embroidered by: Hekmat Ashour [Gaza], Gaza, Palestine

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Bab al-Amud [Damascus Gate], Al Quds

باب العمود (بوابة دمشق)- القدس

Bab al-Amud [Damascus Gate], Al Quds
Size: 59 x 73 cm

Embroidered by: Khawla Dahrouj [Bir Seb'a], Gaza, Palestine

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Thobe embroidery

Thobe embroidery

تطريز الثوب الفلسطيني

Thobe embroidery
Size: 59 x 37 cm

Embroidered by: Nawal Ibrahim Al-Ahmad [Tabariyeh], Ain al-Hilweh Lebanon

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Camel caravan

قافلة الجمال

Camel caravan
Size: 59 x 95 cm

Embroidered by: Alia Abu-Rabia, Drejat, Naqab
Inspired by art created by: Alia Abu-Rabia, Drejat, Naqab

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Coffee

القهوة

Coffee
Size: 59 x 35 cm

Embroidered by: Alia Abu Rabia', Drejat, Naqab
Inspired by art created by: Alia Abu Rabia', Drejat, Naqab

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Port of Jaffa

ميناء يافا

Port of Jaffa
Size: 59 x 158 cm

Embroidered by: Hadeel Abu-Rabia', Drejat, Naqab

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The land of sad oranges

‘The Land of Sad Oranges’

أرض البرتقال الحزين

‘The Land of Sad Oranges’
Size: 59 x 36 cm

Embroidered by: Suheer Abu Rabia, Drejat, Naqab

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Napoleon’s failure at Acre

هزيمة نابليون في عكا

Napoleon’s failure at Acre
Size: 59 x 110 cm

Embroidered by: Hadeel Abu Rabia', Drejat, Naqab

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Ottoman Palestine, c.1875

فلسطين خلال الفترة العثمانية

Ottoman Palestine, c.1875
Size: 59 x 42

Embroidered by: Jan Chalmers, UK

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British Military Administration (1917—1920)

Palestine, 1917

فلسطين 1917

Palestine, 1917
Size: 59 x 36 cm

Embroidered by: Almaza Al-Helou [Al A'abasiyeh] Ramallah, Palestine

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The Balfour Declaration, 1917

وعد بلفور 1917

The Balfour Declaration, 1917
Size: 59 x 41 cm

Embroidered by: Jan Chalmers UK
Sponsored by: Chalmers Family UK

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British capture of Jerusalem, 1917

استيلاء بريطانيا على القدس

British capture of Jerusalem, 1917
Size: 59 x 83 cm

Embroidered by: Janet Jameel Hamad [Silwad], Amman

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Traditional embroidery sampler

نموذج من التطريز التقليدي

Traditional embroidery sampler
Size: 59 x 27 cm

Embroidered by: Nawal Ibrahim Al-Ahmad [Tabariyeh], Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon

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British Mandate (1920—1948)

The League of Nations Mandate for Palestine

عصبة الأمم المتحدة تقرر الانتداب البريطان

The League of Nations Mandate for Palestine
Size: 59 x 106 cm

Embroidered by: Hejar Abu Saleem [Ajjur district of Hebron] Baqa'a Refugee Camp. Amman Jordan

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“One Palestine, complete”

استلام فلسطين موحدة وكاملة

“One Palestine, complete”
Size: 59 x 35 cm

Embroidered by: Jan Chalmers, UK

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Palestine postage stamp

طابع البريد الفلسطيني

Palestine postage stamp
Size: 59 x 36 cm

Embroidered by: Janet Jameel Hamad, Amman, Jordan [Jerusalem]

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Tahriri embroidery

التطريز التحريري

Tahriri embroidery
Size: 59 x 33 cm

Embroidered by: Amari Women's Group Ramallah, Palestine

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Palestinian henna party

حفلة الحنة الفلسطينية

Palestinian henna party
Size: 59 x 112 cm

Embroidered by: Ruba Al Behery [Bir Seb’a], Gaza
Based on a design sketched by: Amal Abu Hussain [Bir Seb’a] Gaza, Palestine

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Palestinian wedding

العرس الفلسطيني

Palestinian wedding
Size: 59 x 158 cm

Embroidered by: Mothers’ Embroidery Group, Al Deheishe Refugee Camp, Bethlehem, Palestine

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‘Mawtini’ (My Homeland)

"موطني"

‘Mawtini’ (My Homeland)
Size: 59 x 87 cm

Embroidered by: Jamela al-Bura’ai [Kawkaba], Gaza, Palestine
Inspired by art created by: Ibrahim Muhtadi [Al Quds], Gaza, Palestine
Based on a design sketched by: Shaymaa Abu-Hasanain [Gaza], Gaza, Palestine

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The Palestinian Arab Revolt, 1936-1939

التمرد العربي الفلسطيني 1936-1939

The Palestinian Arab Revolt, 1936-1939
Size: 59 x 83 cm

Embroidered by: Naama al Awawdah [Es Samu], Khalil District, Palestine

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Palestine population, 1918-1947

عدد السكان في فلسطين 1918-1947

Palestine population, 1918-1947
Size: 59 x 66 cm

Embroidered by: Jan Chalmers, UK

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Olive harvest

موسم حصاد الزيتون

Olive harvest
Size: 59 x 110 cm

Embroidered by: Dowlat Abu Shaweesh [Ne’ane], Ramallah, Palestine
Inspired by art created by: Hamada Atallah [Al Quds] Al Quds, Palestine

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Safad

صفد

Safad
Size: 59 x 96 cm

Embroidered by: Awatif Bader [Karatiyya], Gaza
Based on a design sketched by: Fatma Abu Owda [Hamama], Gaza, Palestine
Sponsored by: Sabbagh Family UK

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The Hand of Fatima/Mary/Miriam

يد فاطمة / ماري/ مريم

The Hand of Fatima/Mary/Miriam
Size: 59 x 48 cm

Embroidered by: Iman Shehaby [Tabariyeh], Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon

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Land ownership in Palestine, 1946

ملكية ارض فلسطين 1946

Land ownership in Palestine, 1946
Size: 59 x 36 cm & 59 x 33 cm

Embroidered by: Almaza Al-Helou [Al A'abasiyeh], Al Amari Ramallah, Palestine

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UN proposed partition of Palestine 1947

مقترح الامم المتحدة لتقسيم ارض فلسطين 1947

UN proposed partition of Palestine 1947
Size: _59 x 36 cm

Embroidered by: Embroidery: Almaza Al-Helou [Al A'abasiyeh], Al Amari Ramallah, Palestine

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The ethnic cleansing of Palestine, 1948

التطهير العرقي لارض فلسطين 1948

The ethnic cleansing of Palestine, 1948
Size: 59 x 85 cm

Embroidered by: Nawal Ibrahim Al-Ahmad [Tabariyeh], Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon

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The Lone Refugee

" لاجئ "

The Lone Refugee
Size: 59 x 38 cm

Embroidered by: Iman Shehaby [Tabariyeh], Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon
Inspired by art created by: Ahmad Canaan, Tamra, Palestine

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UN Resolution 194

قرار الأمم المتحدة رقم ١٩٤، ١١ ديسمبر ١٩٤٨

UN Resolution 194
Size: 59 x 45 cm

Embroidered by: Jan Chalmers, UK

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The Right of Return

حق العودة

The Right of Return

Embroidered by: Hanan Al-Behery [Karatiyya], Gaza
Inspired by art created by: Fatma Abu Owda [Hamama], Gaza, Palestine

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Sumud - Steadfastness (1948 onwards)

Disappearing Palestine 1948-1967

إختفاء فلسطين، 1948-1967

Disappearing Palestine 1948-1967
Size: 59 x 33 cm

Embroidered by: Almaza Al-Helou [Al A'abasiyeh], Ramallah, Palestine

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UNRWA founded 1949

تاسيس الوكالة الدولية لإغاثة و تشغيل اللاجئين الفلسطينين، ١٩٤٩

UNRWA founded 1949
Size: 59 x 85 cm

Embroidered by: Karema Nasser [Barbara], Gaza, Palestine
Based on a design sketched by: Shaymaa Abu-Hasanain [Gaza], Gaza, Palestine

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Palestinian Liberation Organisation (PLO) founded, 1964

تأسيس منظمة التحرير الفلسطينية ١٩٦٤

Palestinian Liberation Organisation (PLO) founded, 1964
Size: 59 x 75 cm

Embroidered by: Nawal Ibrahim Al-Ahmad [Tabariyeh], Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon

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Check point

الحاجز ١٩٦٧-الان

Check point
Size: 59 x 85 cm

Embroidered by: Karema Nasser [Barbara], Gaza, Palestine
Inspired by art created by: Hannah Ryggen (Norway)
Based on a design sketched by: Shaymaa Abu-Hasanain [Gaza], Gaza, Palestine

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Popular resistance

المقاومة الشعبية

Popular resistance
Size: 59 x 102 cm

Embroidered by: Khawla Dahrouj [Bir Seb’a] Gaza, Palestine
Inspired by art created by: Ibrahim Muhtadi [Al Quds], Gaza, Palestine
Based on a design sketched by: Shaymaa Abu-Hasanain, [Gaza], Gaza, Palestine

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“Handala”

"حنظلة"

“Handala”
Size: 59 x 41 cm

Embroidered by: Jan Chalmers, UK
Inspired by art created by: Naji al-Ali Al-Shajar, Palestine
Sponsored by: Chalmers children UK

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Land Day inaugurated, 30 March 1976

احياء يوم الارض ٣٠ مارس ١٩٧٦

Land Day inaugurated, 30 March 1976
Size: 59 x 131 cm

Embroidered by: Haneeyeh Abu Saleh, Galilee, Palestine

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International Women’s Day

يوم المرأة العالمي

International Women’s Day
Size: 59 x 45

Embroidered by: Iman Shehaby [Tabariyeh], Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon

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Sabra and Shatilia massacre, 1982

مجزرةصبرا و شاتيلا، ١٩٨٢

Sabra and Shatilia massacre, 1982
Size: 59 x 79 cm

Embroidered by: Khawla Rubi [Yibne], Gaza, Palestine
Inspired by art created by: Ibrahim Muhtadi [Al Quds], Gaza, Palestine
Based on a design sketched by: Shaymaa Abu-Hasanain [Gaza], Gaza, Palestine

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Home schooling, 1987—1992

التعليم المنزلي، ١٩٨٧-١٩٩٢

Home schooling, 1987—1992
Size: 59 x 86 cm

Embroidered by: Khawala Dahrouj [Bir Seb’a] Gaza, Palestine
Inspired by art created by: Fatma Abu Owda [Hamama], Gaza, Palestine
Based on a design sketched by: Shaymaa Abu-Hasanain [Gaza], Gaza, Palestine

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Fisherman and gunboats

صياد غزة و السفن المدفعية

Fisherman and gunboats
Size: 59 x 109 cm

Embroidered by: Shireen Fouad Atallah [Gaza, Palestine] Germany
Inspired by art created by: Adham Jaber [Hirbiya], Gaza, Palestine

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Parental protection, 2000

تضحية الوالدين

Parental protection, 2000
Size: 59 x 70

Embroidered by: Nawal Ibrahim al Ahmed [Tabariyeh], Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon

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Standing alone, 2000

الحجر في مواجهة المدفع

Standing alone, 2000
Size: 59 x 74cm

Embroidered by: Nawal Ibrahim al Ahmed [Tabariyeh], Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon

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The Separation Wall initiated, 2002

بداية بناء جدار الفصل العنصري

The Separation Wall initiated, 2002
Size: 59 x 76cm

Embroidered by: Nawal Ibrahim al Ahmed [Tabariyeh], Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon

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Boycott, Divestment & Sanctions movement, 2005 —

حركة مقاطعة إسرائيل وسحب الاستثمارات منها وفرض العقوبات عليها، ٢٠٠٥-الان

Boycott, Divestment & Sanctions movement, 2005 —
Size: 59 x 96 cm

Embroidered by: Haya Al-Saadi [Al- Lyd], Ramallah, Palestine

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Gaza rooftops

سطوح منازل غزة

Gaza rooftops
Size: 59 x 106 cm

Embroidered by: Hekmat Ashour [Gaza], Gaza
Inspired by art created by: Adham Jaber [Hirbiya], Gaza, Palestine

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Siege of Gaza, 2007 —

حصار غزة، ٢٠٠٧- الان

Siege of Gaza, 2007 —
Size: 59 x 72 cm

Embroidered by: Safaa Abu-Dalu [Gaza], Gaza
Based on a design sketched by: Shaymaa Abu-Hasanain [Gaza], Gaza, Palestine

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Gaza under siege

حصار غزة، ٢٠٠٧- الانامرأة بين الركام، العدوان على غزة ٢٠٠٨-٢٠٠٩

Gaza under siege
Size: 59 x 35 cm

Embroidered by: Jan Chalmers, UK

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Woman in rubble, Gaza assault, 2008—9

امرأة بين الركام، العدوان على غزة ٢٠٠٨-٢٠٠٩

Woman in rubble, Gaza assault, 2008—9
Size: 59 x 88 cm

Embroidered by: Basma Al-Natoor [Tabariyeh], Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon
Inspired by art created by: Peter Rhoades, Oxford-UK

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Homeless family, Gaza assault, 2008—9

عائلة مشردة، العدوان على غزة ٢٠٠٨-٢٠٠٩

Homeless family, Gaza assault, 2008—9
Size: 59 x 92 cm

Embroidered by: Iman Shehaby [Tabariyeh], Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon
Inspired by art created by: Peter Rhoades, Oxford-UK

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Destruction of Bedouin villages

تدمير القرى البدوية

Destruction of Bedouin villages
Size: 59 x 72 cm

Embroidered by: Naama al Awawdah [Es Samu], Khalil District.
Inspired by art created by: Bashir Abu-Rabia (Naqab)

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Sumud (Steadfastness)

صمود

Sumud (Steadfastness)

Embroidered by: Samar Alhallaq [Majdal], Gaza, Palestine
Sponsored by: Alhallaq Family, Gaza, Palestine

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 Panel #pht-0730

Boys on the beach, Gaza assault, 2014

أطفال على الساحل، العدوان على غزة ٢٠١٤

Boys on the beach, Gaza assault, 2014
Size: 59 x 80 cm

Embroidered by: Mayyada Abu Sitta [Bir Seb’a], Gaza, Palestine
Inspired by art created by: Amir Schiby, Israel
Based on a design sketched by: Shaymaa Abu-Hasanain [Gaza], Gaza, Palestine

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 Panel #pht-0750

Deaths from Gaza hostilities, 2000-2016

Deaths from Gaza hostilities, 2000-2016
Size: 59 x 125 cm

Embroidered by: Jan Chalmers, UK

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 Panel #pht-0760

Illegal colonisation of Jerusalem and the West Bank, 1967—2017

الموتى من ضحايا الاعتداءات على غزة ٢٠٠٠-٢٠١٦

Illegal colonisation of Jerusalem and the West Bank, 1967—2017
Size: 59 x 125 cm

Embroidered by: Jan Chalmers, UK

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 Panel #pht-0770

Disappearing Palestine

اضمحلال فلسطين

Disappearing Palestine
Size: 59 x 34 cm

Embroidered by: Almaza Al-Helou [Al A'abasiyeh] Ramallah, Palestine

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The Great March of Return, 2018-

مسيرة

The Great March of Return, 2018-
Size: 59 x 81 cm

Embroidered by: Karema Nassar [Barbara], Gaza, Palestine
Inspired by art created by: Ibrahim Al Muhtadi [Al Quds], Gaza, Palestine

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 Panel #pht-0780

‘Jerusalem, you are beloved’

"يا قدس انت المعشوقة"

‘Jerusalem, you are beloved’
Size: 59 x 105 cm

Embroidered by: Yasmeen Haj Amer, Drejat, Naqab
Inspired by art created by: Haroon Haj Amer, Drejat, Naqab
Sponsored by: Haj Amer, Family, Drejat, Naqab

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 Panel #pht-0790

The dove

“حمامة السلام”

The dove
Size: 59 x 42 cm

Embroidered by: Nawal Ibrahim Al-Ahmad [Tabariyeh], Ein al-Hilweh, Lebanon

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 Panel #pht-0791

Olive branch

"غصن الزيتون"

Olive branch
Size: 59 x 40 cm

Embroidered by: Iman Shehaby [Tabariyeh], Ein el Hilweh, Lebanon

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 Panel #pht-0792

‘Return’

"العودة"

‘Return’
Size: 59 x 37 cm

Embroidered by: Hejar Abu Saleem [Ajjur, district of Hebron], Amman Jordan

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 Panel #pht-0793

Future of the Project

Palestinian embroiderers will continue to be commissioned by the Project to create additional illustrative panels relevant to events and themes, from the Neolithic period to the present. The Palestinian subcommittee will remain responsible for prioritizing additional images for stitch.


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