Episode 5. A World of Pearls – Robert Carter and Seif el Rashidi

Robert Carter, Professor of Arabian and Middle Eastern Archaeology at UCL, takes us through 7,000 years of the pearl trade in the Gulf and India, and how it shaped the global economy throughout history.

This podcast is part of Asia House Arts in Isolation Series and Converging Paths, an initiative organised in partnership with the Barakat Trust that promotes the arts and cultures of the Islamic World.



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