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Portrait of Rai al Raqiqa ...

Portrait of Rai al Raqiqa ...
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm


Portrait of Rai al Raqiqa and another member of Wilfred Thesiger's travelling party, sitting in the sand during the party's journey from Yisub well to Wadi Darbat. Rai al Raqiqa, a tribesman of the Bayt Kathir Bedouin, sits on the left.

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]; Jiddat al Harasis [Jiddat al Ḩarāsīs]; Yisub - Dhofar Governorate [Muḩāfaz̧at Z̧ufār]; Jabal Qara [Jabal Qarā]; Wadi Darbat
Cultural Group
Bedouin Bayt Kathir
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
February 15-23, 1947

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