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View of Al 'Abis village ...

View of Al 'Abis village ...
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 20cm


View of Al 'Abis village in Qahtan tribal territory on the Hejaz plateau, with cultivated fields in the foreground, and a village in the distance. Some of the buildings are tall and square, and there are two round towers. Mountains in the background.

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
Asir Province [Minţaqat ‘Asīr]; Al ‘Abis [Āl ‘Ābis]
Cultural Group
Arab Qahtan
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
May 9-11, 1946

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