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Title: The Mah'mil.
Author: Lane, E. W. (Edward William), 1801-1876
Summary: A mahh'mil, a square skeleton-frame of wood with a pyramidal top and cover of black brocade, on the back of a camel led by a man. Engraving (prints).
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1911/10123
Date: 1836
Original Source From: Lane, Edward William. "An Account of the Manners and Customs of the Modern Egyptians, Written in Egypt During the Years 1833, -34, and -35, Partly from Notes Made During a Former Visit to that Country in the Years 1825, -26, -27, and -28. Volume 2". Charles Knight & Co.: London, 1836. p 182.
Subject Camels--Egypt--Cairo
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Lane, E. W. (Edward William), 1801-1876 The Mah'mil. (1836).
From Travelers in the Middle East Archive (TIMEA). http://hdl.handle.net/1911/10123
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  • TIMEA Visual Materials [1769]
    This collection contains book illustrations, postcards, stereocards, photographs, and ephemera related to travel in the Middle East, primarily Egypt.

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