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The 'Uruq ash Shaybah sands ...

The 'Uruq ash Shaybah sands ...
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm


The 'Uruq ash Shaybah sands in the Empty Quarter (Rub' al Khali). In the background dunes and a wide flat plain. In the foreground a number of dry tufts of vegetation.

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
Empty Quarter [Rub‘ al Khali]; Ash Sharqiyah Province [Al Minţaqah ash Sharqīyah]; ‘Uruq ash Shaybah [‘Urūq ash Shaybah]
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
December 4-10, 1946

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