Islamic Exhibition

Islamic Exhibition

Glasgow Museums - Show and Tell Event

Curators from Glasgow Museums will be bringing with them a group of historical Islamic artefacts from the museums’ collections to show at the Sufi Festival. This special selection of objects has Sufi connections and cultural contexts, and come from different parts of the Islamic world. The group will include a Sufi dervish’s cap and a begging bowl; a ceramic wall tile from a Sufi shrine; an illustrated manuscript copy of the story of ‘Layal and Majnun’; and a reed flute.