Jabal al-ʿArab, natural landscape of volcanic mountain

Jabal al-ʿArab, natural landscape of volcanic mountain

An old man from Al-Bab demonstrates how felt carpets were traditionally manufactured by using one´s own foot

An old man from Al-Bab demonstrates how felt carpets were traditionally manufactured by using one´s own foot

The interior of a shop in Suq al-Buzuriyya

The interior of a shop in Suq al-Buzuriyya

‘Ajami decoration in Bayt Nabulusi in Damascus

‘Ajami decoration in Bayt Nabulusi in Damascus

Making pickles

Making pickles

Conservation of the Grape Room made in 1835, house Nizam, Damascus

Conservation of the Grape Room made in 1835, house Nizam, Damascus

Raising camels in the western part of Badiyat ash-Sham

Raising camels in the western part of Badiyat ash-Sham

View to the pole, Badiyat ash-Sham

View to the pole, Badiyat ash-Sham

Small wadi in the desert of Badiyat ash-Sham

Small wadi in the desert of Badiyat ash-Sham

Spring pasture of sheep grazing in Badiyyat ash-Sham at Sabʿ Biyar

Spring pasture of sheep grazing in Badiyyat ash-Sham at Sabʿ Biyar

Chickpeas

Chickpeas

A manufacturing facility for felt carpets in Al-Bab

A manufacturing facility for felt carpets in Al-Bab

Conservation of the Grape Room made in 1835, house Nizam, Damascus

Conservation of the Grape Room made in 1835, house Nizam, Damascus

Jamiʿ al-Utrush, view of the western facade and dome of the mausoleum

Jamiʿ al-Utrush, view of the western facade and dome of the mausoleum

Preparation of the design of a felt carpet in Al-Bab

Preparation of the design of a felt carpet in Al-Bab

Preparation of the design of a felt carpet

Preparation of the design of a felt carpet

A self-manufactured fulling machine for the production of felt carpets

A self-manufactured fulling machine for the production of felt carpets

A carpet manufacturer from Al-Bab rolls out a finished felt carpet

A carpet manufacturer from Al-Bab rolls out a finished felt carpet

A self-manufactured fulling machine at work producing a felt carpet

A self-manufactured fulling machine at work producing a felt carpet

A robust 4 cm thick felt carpet made of wool in the manufacturing facility for felt carpets in Al-Bab

A robust 4 cm thick felt carpet made of wool in the manufacturing facility for felt carpets in Al-Bab

A robust 4 cm thick felt carpet made of wool in the manufacturing facility for felt carpets in Al-Bab

A robust 4 cm thick felt carpet made of wool in the manufacturing facility for felt carpets in Al-Bab

A robust 4 cm thick felt carpet made of wool in the manufacturing facility in Al-Bab

A robust 4 cm thick felt carpet made of wool in the manufacturing facility in Al-Bab

Preparation of the design of a felt carpet

Preparation of the design of a felt carpet

A carpet manufacturer rolls out a finished felt carpet in his workshop in Al-Bab

A carpet manufacturer rolls out a finished felt carpet in his workshop in Al-Bab

Conservation of the Grape Room made in 1835, house Nizam, Damascus

Conservation of the Grape Room made in 1835, house Nizam, Damascus

Bimaristan Arghun, general view of the southern courtyard

Bimaristan Arghun, general view of the southern courtyard

Jamiʿ al-Utrush, general view of western facade and minaret

Jamiʿ al-Utrush, general view of western facade and minaret

A mechanical loom in the textile factory of the Mezannar family

A mechanical loom in the textile factory of the Mezannar family

Khan al-Wazir, northern facade and the internal facade of the khan's entrance

Khan al-Wazir, northern facade and the internal facade of the khan’s entrance

Bayt Ajiqbash, the splendid decorated iwan

Bayt Ajiqbash, the splendid decorated iwan