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Portrait of Rai al Raqiqa ...

Portrait of Rai al Raqiqa ...
4 0 c m
actual image size: 21cm x 32cm


Portrait of Rai al Raqiqa, a member of Wilfred Thesiger's travelling party, riding a camel in the Jiddat al Harasis during the party's journey from Boi well to Yisub well. Rai al Raqiqa is a tribesman of the Bayt Kathir Bedouin.

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
Al Wusta Region [Al Minţaqah al Wusţā]; Jiddat al Harasis [Jiddat al Ḩarāsīs]; Boi - Dhofar Governorate [Muḩāfaz̧at Z̧ufār]; Jiddat al Harasis [Jiddat al Ḩarāsīs]; Yisub
Cultural Group
Bedouin Bayt Kathir
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
February 4-14, 1947

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