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View of dhows (sailboats) moored ...

View of dhows (sailboats) moored ...
4 0 c m
actual image size: 21cm x 32cm


View of dhows (sailboats) moored in Dubai Creek. In the left background a sailor stands on the deck of a small dhow, punting with a long punt pole. On the right the bow of a large dhow sits in the water. In the far background one storey buildings line the shore.

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
Dubai Emirate; Dubai City; Dubai Creek
Cultural Group
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
April 9 - 24, 1949

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