Antique Omani coffee pot (Muscat style)

Dallah. Omani coffee pot (Muscat style).
  • Description

Common antique Omani coffee pot made of a copper with brass top (Muscat style) The reference demonstrates how such a pot is made. Size: 26 cm high.

All cooking utensils made of copper would have been tinned originally.

  Antique Omani coffeepot

 Antique Omani style coffee-pot (Muscat Style)

Arab Name: Dallah. (Muscat style)

Period: 1900-1940

Origin: Oman Nizwa dn Muscat

References:

  1. The craft heritage of Oman Vol1 Richardson & Dorr p 170
  2. Traditional crafts of Saudi Arabia 1981 by John Topham p 178
  3. Islamic Art in Oman page 307
  4. Oman Faces and Places page 176-179 Use of Coffee in Oman
  5. Oman and its Renaissance  by Sir Donald Hawley Stacey International London 1987 page 143 photo with similar item