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Full length portrait of Bil ...

Full length portrait of Bil ...
4 0 c m
actual image size: 21cm x 32cm


Full length portrait of Bil Ghaith, one of Wilfred Thesiger's Hejaz guides, during a journey from the town of Najran to the town of Badr. Bil Ghaith, a teenaged boy from the Harb Bedouin tribe of the Wadi al Ahsabah, accompanied Wilfred Thesiger on his 1946 and 1947 journeys through the Hejaz region.

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
Najran Province [Minţaqat Najrān]; Najran [Najrān] - Najran Province [Minţaqat Najrān]; Badr
Cultural Group
Bedouin Harb
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
July 4-8, 1947

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