Three women seated on carpet, Bethlehem, c.1898-1946

This is a digital reproduction of an image held within the Library of Congress.

The image features three women sitting on a rug smoking arghileh (water pipe) and drinking coffee. All the women are wearing the shatweh - the cone-shaped women's headdress unique to Bethlehem. The caption on the negative reads: "Bethlehem women at home".

This image is part of the Bethlehem Women collection within the Planet Bethlehem Archive.