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Tuesday, 16 September 2014 18:50

Siwa Oasis Embroidery (Egypt)

Siwa oasis embroidery is a distinctive form of decoration associated with the Siwa oasis, Egypt. Siwa is a major oasis (20 by 80 km) in the Western Desert of Egypt, which has been occupied since at least the first millennium BC.