Sedet al-Hindiyya: Ghuffa Builders

Date: 2013-17

The article describes the work of Rashad Salim, reviving traditional crafts in Iraq. One such project has involved the construction of coracles, known as ghuffa, at Sedet el-Hindiyya in Hilla Province. See also: Boat Builder; Carpenter; Sawyer.

Citation: Karen Dabrowska and Rashad Salim, “Iraqi artist works to revive traditional crafts in southern Iraq,” The Middle East Online: (last consulted: 16 January 2022).