National Museum of Qatar
A very rare piece purchased from Sheikh Sa`ud in 2002. This was his personal thawb and he said he found wearing it very relaxing. Called qittan, which means 'cord', the piece is embroidered around the neck up until the ends of sleeves, with silk thread. It also contains silk ball buttons.
"Qittan" in "Sharing History", Museum With No Frontiers, 2020. http://www.sharinghistory.org/database_item.php?id=object;AWE;qt;7;en
MWNF Working Number: QT 007
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Sharing History Exhibition(s)Music, Literature, Dance And Fashion | Fashion | Men’s Clothing, Traditional And Military
MWNF GalleriesClothing and Costume
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