N°03581
Element Traditional skills of building and sailing Iranian Lenj boats in the Persian Gulf (Iran (Islamic Republic of))
Inscribed in 2011 (6.COM) on the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding
Title as submitted EN: Qeshm- Lenj-Repairing workshop. These workshops are rarely found here. Sailors rarely have the money to fix their wooden Lenjes and this leads to gradual extinction of the Lenjes.