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Scene in a Jaffa garden.  Two women engaged in working a sâkiyeh, a clumsy machine for raising water from a well to fill a reservoir.  On the branch of the pomegranate there is a chameleon.

Image ID: 80653

Scene in a Jaffa garden. Two women engaged in working a sâkiyeh, a clumsy machine for raising water from a well to fill... (1881-1884)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Scene in a Jaffa garden. Two women engaged in working a sâkiyeh, a clumsy machine for raising water from a well to fill a reservoir. On the branch of the pomegranate there is a chameleon.

Additional Name(s)

: Wilson, Charles William, Sir, 1836-1905 -- Author

Medium

: Wood engravings

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 14 x 16.5 cm

Item/Page/Plate

: Vol. II : 138

Source

: Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt. / Colonel Wilson, ed.

Source Description

: 2 v. : ill. : 33 cm., pages : 32 x 24 cm.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Dorot Jewish Division

Catalog Call Number

: *PWC+ (Wilson, C. W. Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt. 1881)

Digital ID

: 80653

Record ID

: 110742

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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