Camel caravanقافلة الجمال

Camel caravan

Ottoman Period (1516—1917)

Design: Alia Abu-Rabia, Drejat, Naqab
Embroidery: Alia Abu-Rabia, Drejat, Naqab
Size: 59 x 95 cm

Before the development of modern modes of transport, camels (‘ships of the desert’) were used to transport people and goods to and from Palestine.

Further viewing

Palestinian History Tapestry exhibition in Stroud from Feb 18—23rd Lansdown Hall & Gallery, Lansdown, Stroud GL5 1BB.

A unique opportunity to view selected pieces from the Palestinian History Tapestry in one of Stroud's premier galleries.

The exhibition will run from the evening of Monday 17th February to Sunday 23rd, opening from 11am—6pm.

Come and see this beautiful work, experience the Palestinian History Tapestry as never before.