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Peasant using the cover of an ancient sarcophagus as a drinking trough, outside Yalvaç, which is built next to the site of Antioch of Pisidia.
Tags: Agricultural tasks, Architecture and built environment, Art and antiquities, Asia Minor, Caramania, Costume - Hats and headwear, Everyday objects / Domestic utensils and vessels, Funerary monuments, Human types, Natural environment, Sarcophagi, Social sphere and everyday life, Turkey, Views, Wells, Yalvaç / anc. Antioch of Pisidia
View of the plain of Larissa from settlement close to the city. Snapshot of everyday life at the village.
Tags: Agricultural tasks, Animals, Architecture and built environment, Bovids, Carriages, Children, Costume - Hats and headwear, Domestic tasks, Everyday objects / Domestic utensils and vessels, Houses, Larissa, Natural environment, Oxen, Smoking, Social sphere and everyday life, Spindles, Spinning, Spinning wheels, Storks, Textile manufacture, Views, Washing and laundering, Wells, Women
The entrance to the monastery of Saint Nicholas in Curtea de Argeș, Romania.
Tags: Animals, Architecture and built environment, Church of Saint Nicholas (Curtea de Argeș), Churches, Costume - Hats and headwear, Curtea de Argeș, Ethnic groups, Horses, Human types, Monasteries, Monastery of Saint Nicholas (Curtea de Argeș), Priests, Religious practices, Romania, Romanians, Social sphere and everyday life, Wells, Women
Fortress in the city of Kafr-Kanna in Galilee, usually identified with biblical Cana. The building is considered to be the place of the biblical wedding in Cana. In the centre, the well from which Jesus Christ drew water from, to subsequently transform it into wine.
View of the Nuruosmaniye Mosque from the slave market of Istanbul.
Tags: Animals, Architecture and built environment, Costume - Hats and headwear, Houses, Human types, Istanbul, Mosques, Nuruosmaniye Mosque (Nuruosmaniye Camii), Ottoman architecture, Ottoman monuments, Slave markets, Street markets and bazaars, Sultan Ahmed Mosque / Blue Mosque ( Sultan Ahmet Camii), Thrace, Turkey, Views, Wells
Women's working costumes from Olympoi, Chios (1822-1866). Illustration published by A. Karavas; drawing by Phrixus Aristefs, in author's collection.
Men's costumes at Kambos in Chios, 1776 From: Choiseul-Gouffier, “Voyage Pittoresque de la Grèce”, Paris, M.DCC.LXXXII .
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