Having lived for a few years in the Sahara, I learned the value of this fruit; so easily available there with figs and dates. The transparency of the red grains attracted my brushes and you have it now magnified for your pleasure.
As I grew up in a Plant Nursery, these pots on the stoep of a peaceful retreat attracted my brushes, so much so that they nearly painted all on their own! In finishing it, my art mentor revealed that the pointed pot came from her grand-mother a long time ago . .