A Grand Jewish Funeral at Cairo. Boys in Velvet Robes.
Sladen, Douglas Brooke Wheelton, 1856-1947
DateThe date given for this image is the publication date of the book from which it is taken.
A very decorated hearse drawn by six horses. . Black-and-white photograph.
Caption: "A Grand Jewish Funeral at Cairo (II). The hearse drawn by six horses caparisoned in white. The two Arabs with wands are saises—the grooms who run before a carriage."
Jewish funeral.; Religion & Festivals
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: Sladen, Douglas. "Oriental Cairo: the city of the 'Arabian Nights'". J.B. Lippincott Company: Philadelphia and Hurst & Blackett, Ltd.: London, 1911. p 14.
Find the complete text of the book in which this image appears at http://hdl.handle.net/1911/9189
Citable link to this pagehttps://hdl.handle.net/1911/10303
RightsThis material is in the public domain and may be freely used.
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