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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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Title
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.
Collection

Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1881 - 1884
Place: 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
Prints
Illustrations
Wood engravings
Notes
Statement of responsibility: edited by Colonel Wilson ; assisted by the most eminent Palestine explorers, etc. ; with numerous engravings on steel and wood from original drawings by Harry Fenn and J. D. Woodward.
Physical Description
Extent: 14 x 16.5 cm
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG794840631-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10607452
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3f5360c0-c5f3-012f-c48b-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1881: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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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

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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 August 20, 2017. 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

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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.