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Half length portrait of Muhammad ...

Half length portrait of Muhammad ...
4 0 c m
actual image size: 21cm x 32cm


Half length portrait of Muhammad bin Al Jabari, one of Wilfred Thesiger's travelling companions, outside Al Muwaiji Fort in Al Ain. Muhammad bin Al Jabari, a tribesman of the Awamir Bedouin, stands facing forward. He wears a light coloured thobe (shirt) and a headscarf topped with a dark 'agal (head rope). In the distance beyond Al Muwaiji Fort sits in the background.

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
Abu Dhabi Emirate; Al Ain Region; Al Ain City; Al Muwaiji [Al Muwaij'i]; Al Muwaiji Fort [Qasr al Muwaij'i]
Cultural Group
Bedouin Awamir
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
April 6-9, 1949

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