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Portrait of an elderly man ...

Portrait of an elderly man ...
4 0 c m
actual image size: 21cm x 32cm


Portrait of an elderly man of the Khawlan Bedouin at Suq 'Ayban market under Jabal Fayfa. He is wearing a hat made from palm fronds. Other people are behind him.

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
Jizan Province [Minţaqat Jīzān]; Jabal Fayfa [Jabal Fayfā’]; Suq ‘Ayban [Sūq ‘Aybān]
Cultural Group
Bedouin Khawlan
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
June 19, 1947

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