Farm Scenes

Farm Scenes Hieroglyphs

 Scenes from Rural Life in Egypt


at a tourist show and demonstration in sight of the Kom Ombo temple


Egyptian musicians



a garden


tent for tea


or a water pipe smoke


camels and goats


happy farmer with kids


pigeon house


storage area




traditional oxen driven water pump


using pottery crocks


can also be powered by a man


to pump water into the field


often used along the Nile river is the


the traditional lever with a weighted arm pump

Models of irrigation systems

at the American Museum of Natural History
New York City


double level weighted arm pump


oxen driven water pump using pottery crocks


cattle driven water lift

More Photos of the American Museum of Natural History


pot maker and kiln


Archimedes wheel water pump


for working the field

Farm Scenes Hieroglyphs

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