You are here

Share Share Share Share Share Share Share

Turkey 2 - still image [media]

Turkey 2 - still image [media]

This 1873 studio portrait of models wearing the traditional clothing of Syria, in the Ottoman Empire, pictures a Jewish couple of that time and place. The original appears in a book where it is captioned both in French and Ottoman Turkish as "Syria: Jerusalem: Figure 1: A Jewish man of Jerusalem; Figure 2: A Jewish woman of Jerusalem."

Photographer: Pascal Sébah; Institution: U.S. Library of Congress

Related content:

How to cite this page

Jewish Women's Archive. "Turkey 2 - still image [media]." (Viewed on December 20, 2014) <http://jwa.org/media/turkey-2-still-image>.

Donate

Help us elevate the voices of Jewish women.

donate now

Sign Up for JWA eNews

 

Discover Education Programs

Join our growing community of educators.

view programs