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EVENTS FOR : Saturday 27 January 2018

Arab Arms: From Past to Present

Adults – 16+ years old

Saturday 27 January 2018, 4:00 pm
Join us for a lecture by Abdullatif Al Nakkas, a Kuwaiti private collector and expert in Arab arms and armour, in celebration of MIA’s special exhibition Powder & Damask; Islamic arms and armour from the private collection of Fadel Al Mansoori. This lecture will focus on the production of arms and armour produced specifically in the Arabian world both past and present. He will explore the origins of these objects, general designs and explain what makes them uniquely Arab. This topic will be of great interest to all our visitors and we look forward to welcoming you to this fascinating lecture.
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