Oriental and Sacred Scences, from notes of travel in Greece, Turkey and Palestine by Howe Fisher. Published 1854.
A Guffa was a traditional, usually plaited reeds, round basket boat, which was used on the Tigris and Euphrates in Iraq until the 1970s.
Marriage Hut of Arab Fellahin with the Newly Married Couple.
Pilgrimage of Russian believers traveling in a caravan in the Holy Land through the desert of the Sinai.
Greek woman with child from Bethlehem, 19th century. Historical and folk costumes by Franz Lipperheide.