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View of Arab men unloading ...

View of Arab men unloading ...
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm


View of Arab men unloading their camels at the open air market in the town of Qalat Bishah. In the foreground Arab men unload bags of cargo from a few couched camels. Nearby a crowd of people are gathered. In the background a row of mud framed shelters runs behind them.

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
Saudi Arabia
Asir Province [Minţaqat ‘Asīr]; Qalat Bishah [Qal‘at Bīshah]
Cultural Group
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
May 31, 1945

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