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Salim bin Kabina in the Empty Quarter

Salim bin Kabina in the Empty Quarter
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm


View of a large dune in the Dhafara sands in the Empty Quarter (Rub' al Khali), with Salim bin Kabina carrying fodder for his camel in the foreground.

Due to the nature of these images, prints will reproduce any signs of age, wear or damage that occurred before they were archived by the Pitt Rivers Museum.

Image Details

Accession Number
Film Negative 35mm
Saudi Arabia
Empty Quarter [Rub‘ al Khali]; Najran Province [Minţaqat Najrān]; Al Jaladah - Empty Quarter [Rub‘ al Khali]; Ar Riyadh Province [Minţaqat ar Riyāḑ]; Bani Ma'arid [Banī Ma‘āriḑ]
Cultural Group
Beit Imani
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
January 1948

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