Traditional Egyptian costumes in 1850. Young Bedouin musican, Female slave and Egyptian woman.
A young Bedouin (The name comes from the Arabic, بدوي Badawi and means – not sedentary) with Kufiyya, Jilbab and jacket. He plays the ancient stringed instrument Rababa (Rebaba).
In the background is a Nubian slave girl. She is wearing a caftan over a light of woolen dress. Their headdress represents a turban.
Right shows an Egyptian woman in street clothes. She wears an ornate scarf around the edges, the niqab, a type of coat-like garment known as the abaya over.