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Watering Gallery

Available as Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 196 pictures in our Watering collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

Pesh-kabz and scabbard Featured Print

Pesh-kabz and scabbard

Pesh-kabz and scabbard, nd. Blade has traces of watering. Hilt possibly of walrus ivory. Lanyard stanchion missing. Inscription on reverse of tang explains its history. Captured at Battle of Gujerat, 2nd Sikh War, (1848-1849). Inscribed on reverse of tang: This dagger was taken by the Scinde Horse from the chief in command of the Afghan Cavalry at the Battle of Goozerat and presented by Lt Malcolm and his brother officers to Col the Honbl Henry Dundas commanding the Bombay Division of the Punjab'. Date: 1848

© The National Army Museum / Mary Evans Picture Library

Large waterwheels at Antakya Featured Print

Large waterwheels at Antakya

Hama, Syria. The city is renowned for its 17 norias (waterwheels) used for watering the gardens, which date back to 1100 BC. Though historically used for purpose of irrigation, the norias exist today as an almost entirely aesthetic traditional show. Date: circa 1910s

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

1910s, Aqueducts, Arches, Enormous, Gardens, Hama, Irrigation, Large, Lifting, Massive, Noria, Norias, Supply, Syria, Syrian, Water, Watering, Waterwheel, Waterwheels

The Istanbul Underground Cistern Featured Print

The Istanbul Underground Cistern

The massive columned Cistern (known as the Basilica Cistern during the Roman Period). Thought to have been built during the reign of Justinian I, the age of Glory of Eastern Rome, also called the Byzantine Empire (after the Nika Revolt in 532 AD). Having been long-forgotten, it was re-discovered in 1545 and was used to water the gardens of the Topkapi Palace. Holds 80, 000 cubic metres of water - has 336 marble colums each 9 metres high and the water was provided from the Belgrade Forest, 19km north of the city via aqueducts. Used in the 1963 James Bond film From Russia with Love'. Date: 1923

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection