Category Archives: Middle East

Coiffures, Hats. The Luxurious Assyrian Costumes.

Fashion, history, Ancient, Assyrian, Coiffures, Hats, Paul Louis de Giafferri

Assyrian Coiffures, Hats.

Assyrian Coiffures and Hats.

The Luxurious Assyrian Costumes. Coiffures, Hats. Part V. Assyrian. Plate 7.
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Arabian inhabitants of Mecca and Medina

Arabian inhabitants, Arab, Medina, Mecca, traditional clothing, 19th century

1. Arab of Medina, 2. woman of Mecca and 3. woman of Medina.

Arabian inhabitants of Mecca and Medina, 19th c.

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Sheikh Abdallah I. Ibn Saud. Imam of the Wahhabi.

Abdallah I. ibn Saud. Sheikh, Wahhabi, Emir, Saudi State, Imam, arabia costume

Sheikh Abdallah I. ibn Saud.

Sheikh Abdallah I. ibn Saud.

Sketched from life by Sir J. Sutherland.

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Darius III and Courtiers. Persia 350 BC.

Darius III. Costumes. Asia Ancient Times. Persia.

Darius III and Courtiers.

Darius III and Courtiers

Asia Tempi Antichi. Persia. Dario III E Cortigiani.

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Abyssinian and Egyptians.

Abyssinian and Egyptians. traditional arab costumes. Bedouin clothing.

Abyssinian and Egyptians.

Abyssinian and Egyptians.

Abyssin et Égyptiens. Guerriers et soldats du désert.

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Bagdad. Taking Stores Aboard on the Tigris.

Guffa, round basket boat. Baghdad Arab porters costumes, Tigris, Euphrates. Photogravure.

A guffa, round basket boat, is discharged in Baghdad in the 1920s.

Bagdad. Taking Stores Aboard on the Tigris by Means of Guffas.

A Guffa was a traditional, usually plaited reeds, round basket boat, which was used on the Tigris and Euphrates in Iraq until the 1970s. The boat is unloaded by Arab porters.

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