Egypt Fellahin Waterers
Water is carried in these closely woven baskets to the gardens in the vicinity.
The foremost persons in the cortege are usually six, more often more, poor and generally blind men who chant the greed – “There is no god but god; Mahommed is the ambassador of god; God be gracious to him and preserve him”.
The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
by Virginia Postrel (Author)
From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)