Tag Archives: Picturesque Palestine

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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Marriage Hut of Arab Fellahin with the Newly Married Couple.

Arab Fellahin costumes. Marriage Hut. Photogravure. Picturesque Palestine. Karl Grober

Marriage Hut of Arab Fellahin.

Marriage Hut of Arab Fellahin with the Newly Married Couple.

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Russian Pilgrims in the Desert 1920s

Russian Pilgrims. Landscape. Palestine, Arabia, Syria. Photogravure.

Russian Pilgrims in the Desert 1920s.

Russian Pilgrims in the Desert on the Way to Sinai.

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