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Seated portrait of Wilfred Thesiger ...

Seated portrait of Wilfred Thesiger ...
3 0 c m
40cm
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm

Description

Seated portrait of Wilfred Thesiger wearing Arab dress in Dubai. Wilfred Thesiger sits in a patio chair on the rooftop terrace of a house in Dubai, facing towards the far right. He wears a khanjar (dagger) on a cartridge belt and suspenders over his light coloured thobe (shirt) and a ghutra (headscarf) topped with an 'agal (head rope). Behind is a balcony fence made of carved wood.

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
 
2004.130.22827.1
Format
 
Film Negative 35mm
Country
 
United Arab Emirates
Region
 
Dubai Emirate; Dubai City
Cultural Group
 
European English
Photographer
 
Ronald Codrai ?
Date
 
April 9 - 23, 1949

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