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View of Sahul Bedouin drawing ...

View of Sahul Bedouin drawing ...
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm


View of Sahul Bedouin drawing water from one of the Rumah wells. Many men haul water from a rock-lined well using ropes and pulleys. Behind them a flock of sheep and goats waits behind the well.

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
Ar Riyadh Province [Minţaqat ar Riyāḑ]; Rumah [Rumāḩ]
Cultural Group
Bedouin Sahul
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
April 29, 1945

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