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Arab falconer

Arab falconer
4 0 c m
actual image size: 21cm x 32cm


Portrait of a man, one of Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan's falconers, kneeling on the ground, wearing a dagger in a scabbard across his waist, holding a block on which sits a saker falcon.

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
United Arab Emirates
Abu Dhabi Emirate; Al Ain Region; Al Ain City
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
November - December 1949

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