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Portrait of Wilfred Thesiger's Omani ...

Portrait of Wilfred Thesiger's Omani ...
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm


Portrait of Wilfred Thesiger's Omani bodyguard and two Qara tribemen in Wadi Nihiz in the Jabal Qara mountains. On the right Wilfred Thesiger's bodyguard (third from the right), a retainer of Wali of Salalah, stands next to two Qara tribesmen in a field. In the distance beyond trees grow in a valley between large fields.

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
Dhofar Governorate [Muḩāfaz̧at Z̧ufār]; Jabal Qara [Jabal Qarā]; Wadi Nihiz
Cultural Group
Arab; Arab Qara
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
October 14 - November 4, 1945

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