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Abdulai, one of the village blacksmiths (there are three). He is the only silversmith, and the head of the village's only Tuareg family. [The Tuareg are a nomadic tribe of the region.]
Krissa brought me out to his concession, we gave him some pictures she'd taken of him and his family, and he turned around and made me a silver ring. Again, almost uncomfortable generosity.