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    Veteran Craftsman from Dar al-Kiswah on Collections Sphere from Khalili Collections

    The photograph is of Hajj Muhammad Hasan Amin Nada, a veteran craftsman at the Dar al-Kiswah, embroidering a section of the belt of the Ka‘bah (the hizam) known as a kardashiyyah. [for other employees of the Dar al-Kiswah, see ARC.pp 15].

    Veteran Craftsman from Dar al-Kiswah