(MENAFN - Gulf Times)
A wide range of products made of authentic Kahraman amber from across the world are on display at the first edition of Katara exhibition for Kahraman, which concludes Saturday at Katara the Cultural Village.
About 80 stalls are showcasing different varieties of prayer beads, bracelets, ornaments and antique products made of amber.
A craftsman works on amber
Traders, collectors and manufacturers of authentic Kahraman amber products from Qatar, Turkey, Kuwait, Lebanon, Russia, Poland and Lithuania are participating in the exhibition at Building 12 at Katara.
Experts making the beads by hand from the natural material are also on hand to showcase their skills.
Amber is fossilised tree resin and takes thousands of years to form. Amber found in the Arab world is called Kahraman.
Last updated: January 11 2019 08:48 PM