The "Virgin's tree." At the time of the inauguration of the Suez Canal this tree was presented to the Empress Eugénie by the Khedive. The garden in which it stands is watered by means of a double sakîyeh supplied from a reservoir fed by springs.
1881 - 1883
Wilson, Charles William, Sir (1836-1905), Author
Fenn, Harry (1838-1911), Artist
Johnstone, J., Wood engraver
New York Public Library