A Coptic Priest.
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A man seated in black robe and turban. Black- and- white photograph.
Caption: "A Coptic Priest. At one time all Copts were required by the authorities to wear the black robe and turban, which are now retained as their out-door garb by the priests alone. "
Related Work(s)Forms part of the Travelers in the Middle East Archive (TIMEA)
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Related Work(s)From: Leeder, S.H. "Modern Sons of the Pharaohs". Hodder and Stoughton: London, 1918.p 320.
Find the complete text of the book in which this image appears at http://hdl.handle.net/1911/9178
Citable link to this pagehttps://hdl.handle.net/1911/10161
RightsThis material is in the public domain and may be freely used.
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