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Slaves irrigating by water-wheel on the banks of the Nile. Wood engraving.
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Culture
English
Title
Slaves irrigating by water-wheel on the banks of the Nile. Wood engraving.
Work Type
Wood engravings.
Material
wood engraving ;
Measurements
image 11.8 x 22.5 cm
Description
1 print :
Slaves irrigating by water-wheel on the banks of the Nile. Our picture represents one of the modes employed to raise water for irrigating "this dry and thirsty land". The Arab slave owner sits lazily watching his exhausted chattels, occasionally bestowing
ID Number
Source
Image and original data from Wellcome Collection
License
Use of this image is in accordance with the Artstor Terms & Conditions
File Properties
File Name
V0041691.jpg
SSID
24887624

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