11 results found for: subject:"Scales (Weighing instruments)--Asia, Central--Photographs"

Gallery view

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Crowds at a market

Asia, Central - People gather around various vegetable sellers at this open air market. In the foreground, a man sits near piles of cucumbers and tomatoes. A box of potatoes is nearby. A scale to weigh the vegetables is on the ground. Buildings are in the background. This may be in either Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, or Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Woman pays a street vendor

Asia, Central - A woman bends to pay a street vendor who holds out his hand. He is dressed in a traditional chapan and turban. Before him are filled jars with wax paper covers. Apples and nuts are also on the small shelf, near a scale. This is in Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Children at a tea seller's booth

Asia, Central - Children stand near a tea seller's booth. A woman is behind the booth, with scales to measure produce. Behind her are boxes of teas and unidentifiable produce. This is near Bukhara, Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Grape seller sitting

Asia, Central - A man in an embroidered scullcap with a white kerchief tied around his head sits behind a scale and a box filled with grapes. In the background, People pass by. This may be in either Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, or Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Young woman biting a fig

Asia, Central - A young woman holding a change purse bites into a yellow fig while a man in an embroidered scullcap looks on. Another woman is bending, looking at something. In the background, there is an awning-covered window with decorative relief on the wall surrounding it. This may be in either Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, or Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Entering a fruit and vegetable market

Asia, Central - The entrance to this fruit and vegetable market is decorated with brightly colored posters. An old truck is unloading produce. A small scale sits next to boxes of grapes for sale. People are milling around. This may be in either Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, or Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Man selling grapes

Asia, Central - A woman in western dress chooses bunches of grapes while a man in an embroidered scullcap weighs them. Nearby people are milling around. In the background, there is a window with decorative relief on the wall surrounding it. This may be in either Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, or Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Man selling cucumbers

Asia, Central - A man in an embroidered scullcap lays out cucumbers for sale in this covered market. Nearby are piles of apples and yellow figs. In the background, people are milling around. This may be in either Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, or Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Women selling vegetables

Asia, Central - Women sell a variety of fresh fruits and vegetables in this covered market. A small scale sits in front of one of the women. Cucumbers, tomatoes, figs and peaches are featured. In the background, people are milling around. This may be in either Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, or Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Family selling produce

Asia, Central - A boy, an older man and a woman sell vegetables at an open air market. The man wears a turban, and is weighing something using a scale. Eggplants, cabbages and apples are among the things that are showcased. In the background, people are milling around. Large columns can be seen. This may be in either Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, or Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers