Videos, photos and information on the reconstruction of a 9th-century Arab ship, and its historic voyage from Oman to Singapore.
The story of her construction and voyage
This video tells the story of the Jewel from her construction using ancient methods to her voyage along ancient trade routes from Oman to Singapore and her presentation as a gift to the people of Singapore from the Sultanate of Oman. Watch the Jewel's progress, see how she was constructed, how she fared on her journey and her triumphant arrival in Singapore.
11th April 2011