Jafīr (Al-Arraq - Al-Zabil - Al-Jifīr - Al-Quffa)

Jafīr (Al-Arraq - Al-Zabil - Al-Jifīr - Al-Quffa)

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Date Palm tools

Description

Al-Jafīrs are wide barrel-shaped woven baskets. They are made of palm tree leaves and have two handles. They can be used to store dates, food and flour. They are also used to transport ripe dates after harvesting. In some Gulf areas, these baskets are called Al-Zabīl.

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