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Portrait of Suhail bin Al ...

Portrait of Suhail bin Al ...
4 0 c m
actual image size: 21cm x 32cm


Portrait of Suhail bin Al Kuwait, a young tribesman of the Bayt Gidad lineage of Bayt Kathir Bedouin, taken during Wilfred Thesiger's party's journey from Ghayl bin Yumayn to Wadi 'Arf. He is sitting on the ground with a large pot on the fire.

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
Hadhramawt Governorate [Muḩāfaz̧at Ḩaḑramawt]; Ghayl bin Yamin Region - Hadhramawt Governorate [Muḩāfaz̧at Ḩaḑramawt]; Wadi ‘Arf
Cultural Group
Bedouin Bayt Kathir Bayt Gidad
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
March - May 1947

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