Lane, E. W. (Edward William), 1801-1876
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A woman on embroidery, which is stretched out on a frame. Engraving (prints).
Caption: "The Men'seg.-This is of walnut-wood, inlaid with mother-of-pearl and tortoise-shell. The more common sort is of beech."
Embroidering; Daily Life & Customs
Related Work(s)Forms part of the Travelers in the Middle East Archive (TIMEA)
Related Work(s)Research module: Places in Egypt, https://hdl.handle.net/1911/109669
Related Work(s)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 1". Charles Knight & Co.: London, 1836. p 239.
Find the complete text of the book in which this image appears at http://hdl.handle.net/1911/9174
Citable link to this pagehttps://hdl.handle.net/1911/10090
RightsThis material is in the public domain and may be freely used.
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