Frankincense traders in Mutrah Souq

Frankincense has always been an integral part of Oman’s history and heritage. Mutrah souq remains in important market for many Omanis, despite the spread of modern shopping malls this traditional market offers many local and imported goods from gold and silver jewellery, traditional clothing items, to spices and antiques popular with tourists.

A section of this market is dedicated to Frankincense traders from the Dhofar region these are some of them

Frankincense trader sampling his product

Frankincense trader sampling his product

A welcoming smile

A welcoming smile

Frankincense trader

Frankincense trader

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