Woman Carrying a Huge Vase on her Head Near the Esbekiya Gardens at Cairo.
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 woman balancing a huge jar on her head on a busy street. Black-and-white photograph.
Caption: "Woman Carrying a Huge Vase on her Head Near the Esbekiya Gardens at Cairo."
Woman of Egypt; Streets--Egypt--Cairo.; People; 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: Sladen, Douglas. "Oriental Cairo: the city of the 'Arabian Nights'". J.B. Lippincott Company: Philadelphia and Hurst & Blackett, Ltd.: London, 1911. p 54.
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/1911/10314
RightsThis material is in the public domain and may be freely used.
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