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Scene in a Jaffa garden. Two women engaged in working a sâkiyeh, a clumsy machine for raising water from a well to fill a reservoir. On the branch of the pomegranate there is a chameleon.

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Scene in a Jaffa garden.  Two women engaged in working a sâkiyeh, a clumsy machine for raising water from a well to fill a reservoir.  On the branch of the pomegranate there is a chameleon.

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Names
Wilson, Charles William, Sir (1836-1905) (Author)
Collection

Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1881 - 1884
Place Term: New York
Publisher: D. Appleton
Library locations
Dorot Jewish Division
Shelf locator: *PWC+ (Wilson, C. W. Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt. 1881)
Topics
Chameleons
Women -- Israel -- Tel Aviv -- Jaffa
Water pumps -- Israel -- Tel Aviv -- Jaffa
Genres
Wood engravings
Notes
Statement of Responsibility: Colonel Wilson, ed.
Physical Description
Extent: 14 x 16.5 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG794840631-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b10607452
UUID: 3f5360c0-c5f3-012f-c48b-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1836: Creator Born
  • 1881: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1905: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "Scene in a Jaffa garden. Two women engaged in working a sâkiyeh, a clumsy machine for raising water from a well to fill a reservoir. On the branch of the pomegranate there is a chameleon." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1881 - 1884. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-5f49-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "Scene in a Jaffa garden. Two women engaged in working a sâkiyeh, a clumsy machine for raising water from a well to fill a reservoir. On the branch of the pomegranate there is a chameleon." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-5f49-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. (1881 - 1884). Scene in a Jaffa garden. Two women engaged in working a sâkiyeh, a clumsy machine for raising water from a well to fill a reservoir. On the branch of the pomegranate there is a chameleon. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-5f49-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Scene in a Jaffa garden.  Two women engaged in working a sâkiyeh, a clumsy machine for raising water from a well to fill a reservoir.  On the branch of the pomegranate there is a chameleon.