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View of salt bushes growing ...

View of salt bushes growing ...
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm


View of salt bushes growing on a flat in Al Batin sands in the Empty Quarter (Rub' al Khali). In the foreground two large salt bushes grow in an area of bare sand. Behind them a thick cluster of salt bushes grows along the edge of a large salt flat (sabkha) between two ridges of high dunes.

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
Empty Quarter [Rub‘ al Khali]; Abu Dhabi Emirate; Al Gharbia Region; Al Batin [Al Baţīn]
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
March 1-5, 1948

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