Hand-woven garments by Bassel Abdulwahab

Hand-woven garments by Bassel Abdulwahab

Hand printed fabric combining plant and animal motifs

Hand printed fabric combining plant and animal motifs

A female Kurdish tribe leader wearing a screen-printed headscarf called Habari

A female Kurdish tribe leader wearing a screen-printed headscarf called Habari

A woman with a screen-printed headscarf called Habari

A woman with a screen-printed headscarf called Habari

Hand printed table cloth from Hama at Hassan's Shop, Old Damascus

Hand printed table cloth from Hama at Hassan’s Shop, Old Damascus

Temporary title for Image 120244

Temporary title for Image 120244

Sample catalogue for silk fabrics, textile factory of the Mezannar family in Damascus

Sample catalogue for silk fabrics, textile factory of the Mezannar family in Damascus

Jacquard-cartons with holelines for weaving design patterns

Jacquard-cartons with holelines for weaving design patterns

Spools in the textile factory of the Mezannar family

Spools in the textile factory of the Mezannar family

Spools in the textile factory of the Mezannar family

Spools in the textile factory of the Mezannar family

Drawings by Estibaliz Sienra Iracheta to illustrate processes of textile manufacturing

Drawings by Estibaliz Sienra Iracheta to illustrate processes of textile manufacturing

Hand-woven garments by Bassel Abdulwahab

Hand-woven garments by Bassel Abdulwahab

Bassel Abdulwahab covers himself with selfmade woven garments

Bassel Abdulwahab covers himself with selfmade woven garments

Hand-woven garments by Bassel Abdulwahab

Hand-woven garments by Bassel Abdulwahab

Woven garments made by Bassel Abdulwahab

Woven garments made by Bassel Abdulwahab

Hand-woven garments by Bassel Abdulwahab

Hand-woven garments by Bassel Abdulwahab

Brocade in the textile factory of the Mezannar family in Damascus

Brocade in the textile factory of the Mezannar family in Damascus

Examples of embroidery stitches

Examples of embroidery stitches

warp threads of dyed silk in the textile factory of the Mezannar family in Damascus

warp threads of dyed silk in the textile factory of the Mezannar family in Damascus

Warp threads of silk in the textile factory of the Mezannar family in Damascus

Warp threads of silk in the textile factory of the Mezannar family in Damascus

Manufacturing of spools in the textile factory of the Mezannar family in Damascus

Manufacturing of spools in the textile factory of the Mezannar family in Damascus

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INTERACTIVE HERITAGE MAP OF SYRIA

Spools in the textile factory of the Mezannar family

Spools in the textile factory of the Mezannar family

Spools in the textile factory of the Mezannar family

Spools in the textile factory of the Mezannar family

Spools in the textile factory of the Mezannar family

Spools in the textile factory of the Mezannar family

A woman showing a woven saddle bag with embroidery

A woman showing a woven saddle bag with embroidery

Preparation of spools in the textile factory of the Mezannar family

Preparation of spools in the textile factory of the Mezannar family

Preparation of spools in the textile factory of the Mezannar family

Preparation of spools in the textile factory of the Mezannar family

Hand printed table cloth from Hama at Hassan's Shop, Old Damascus

Hand printed table cloth from Hama at Hassan’s Shop, Old Damascus