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The "Virgin's tree."  At the time of the inauguration of the Suez Canal this tree was presented to the Empress Eugénie by the Khedive.  The garden in which it stands is watered by means of a double sakîyeh supplied from a reservoir fed by springs.

Image ID: 80797

The "Virgin's tree." At the time of the inauguration of the Suez Canal this tree was presented to the Empress Eugénie b... (1881-1884)

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Image Title

:  The "Virgin's tree." At the time of the inauguration of the Suez Canal this tree was presented to the Empress Eugénie by the Khedive. The garden in which it stands is watered by means of a double sakîyeh supplied from a reservoir fed by springs.

Creator(s)

: Fenn, Harry, 1838-1911 -- Artist
Johnstone, J. -- Wood-engraver

Additional Name(s)

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

Medium

: Wood engravings

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 17.5 x 16.5 cm

Item/Page/Plate

: Vol. II : 367

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

: 80797

Record ID

: 110918

Digital Item Published

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

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