Dress of the women in the back parts of yemen.
Rare engraving. Sheet 160 x 105mm (6¼ x 4¼"). Trimmed close to image and around title.
A view from 'Travels through Arabia' by Carsten Niebuhr (1733-1815), translated into English by Robert Heron. The German explorer is renowned for his travels through the Arabian peninsula as a member of an expedition of which he was the only survivor.
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