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Portrait of a man and ...

Portrait of a man and ...
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm


Portrait of a man and two boys of the Wahiba Bedouin standing at a well in the Sharqiyah Sands. The two boys are standing on the left, watching the man gather water from the well. The man stands at the edge of the well, holding a rope attached to a leather bucket. In the background a woman walks past a herd of camels.

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
Ash Sharqiyah Region; Sharqiyah Sands
Cultural Group
Bedouin Wahiba
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
March 5-7, 1949

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