Part of the noria wheel

Part of the noria wheel

Al-Muhammadiyya waterwheel (noria)

Al-Muhammadiyya waterwheel (noria)

Noria

Noria

Noria

Noria

Hama, general view of the "Four Norias", the two Bischriyyat and two Uthmaniyyat

Hama, general view of the “Four Norias”, the two Bischriyyat and two Uthmaniyyat

Waterwheels of Kilaniyya

Waterwheels of Kilaniyya

Hama, general view of the Jisriyya (waterwheel)

Hama, general view of the Jisriyya (waterwheel)

View of al-Kilaniyya Norias

View of al-Kilaniyya Norias

View of the Khabur River with a small noria

View of the Khabur River with a small noria

A view of an-Nuri Mosque and the Kilaniyya Norias (water wheels), Hama

A view of an-Nuri Mosque and the Kilaniyya Norias (water wheels), Hama

Hama, general view of the "Four Norias", the two Bischriyyat and two Uthmaniyyat

Hama, general view of the “Four Norias”, the two Bischriyyat and two Uthmaniyyat

Al-Kilaniyya neighborhood in Hama

Al-Kilaniyya neighborhood in Hama

Hama, Waterwheels of Kilaniyya, al-Tawafira and al-Jaʿbariyya

Hama, Waterwheels of Kilaniyya, al-Tawafira and al-Jaʿbariyya

Gallery

View at an-Nuri Mosque and the Kilaniyya Norias on the Orontes River, Hama

View at an-Nuri Mosque and the Kilaniyya Norias on the Orontes River, Hama

The wheel hub of a water scoop wheel (arab. noria)

The wheel hub of a water scoop wheel (arab. noria)

General view Hama city, showing al-Muhamadiyya waterwheel (noria)

General view Hama city, showing al-Muhamadiyya waterwheel (noria)

A small noria (water wheel) on the Orontes river

A small noria (water wheel) on the Orontes river

Noria (water wheel) axis

Noria (water wheel) axis

Noria (water wheel) with aqueduct in ar-Rastan in 1930

Noria (water wheel) with aqueduct in ar-Rastan in 1930

Bucket wheel (noria) and aqueduct in 1930

Bucket wheel (noria) and aqueduct in 1930

Naʿurat al-Muhammadiyya (waterwheel), the biggest noria in Hama

Naʿurat al-Muhammadiyya (waterwheel), the biggest noria in Hama

Al-Jisriyya norias (water wheel), Hama

Al-Jisriyya norias (water wheel), Hama

View from west at al-Kilaniyya historic quarter and al-Baz noria (waterwheel)

View from west at al-Kilaniyya historic quarter and al-Baz noria (waterwheel)

An abandoned rural noria on the Orontes river

An abandoned rural noria on the Orontes river

Naʿurat al-Muhammadiyya (waterwheel), the biggest noria in Hama

Naʿurat al-Muhammadiyya (waterwheel), the biggest noria in Hama

Noria (waterwheel) in Hama

Noria (waterwheel) in Hama

Hama, general overview at the Jisriyya/Bridge Noria (waterwheel)

Hama, general overview at the Jisriyya/Bridge Noria (waterwheel)

Cotton Season in Raqqa

Cotton Season in Raqqa

A Bedouin woman is weaving with a horizontal loom

The Art of Syrian Textile Production