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View of Wilfred Thesiger's travelling ...

View of Wilfred Thesiger's travelling ...
3 0 c m
40cm
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm

Description

View of Wilfred Thesiger's travelling party camping in the shade of two trees during their journey from the Ramlat Unayq, north of Al Ain/Buraimi oasis, to Jabal Sumeini. On the left a member of Wilfred Thesiger's travelling party loads one of two camels couched in the shade of a tall tree. Pots, a rifle and blankets are scattered on the ground under the tree. On the right, behind another tree, a few more camels rest in the shade. In the background a vast rocky plain leads to a far rocky mountain.

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Image Details

Accession Number
 
2004.130.17327.1
Format
 
Film Negative 35mm
Country
 
Oman
Region
 
Al Buraimi Governorate [Muḩāfaz̧at al Buraymī]; Ramlat Unayq [Ramlat ‘Unayq] - Al Buraimi Governorate [Muḩāfaz̧at al Buraymī]; Jabal Sumeini [Jabal Sumaynī]
Cultural Group
 
Bedouin
Photographer
 
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
Date
 
May 1-10, 1948

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