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David Douglas Duncan

World of Islam

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Elderly tribesman in dark interior working on a bowl on a potter's wheel.

"Old Moha Ou Youssef . . . came from the southern Sahara, bringing his stone wheel of a potter, to mold and market his wares among [Berber] villages where use of the wheel in any form or application had always been ignored. [Morocco, 1954.]" The World of Allah, p. 264.