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Seated profile portrait of Awad ...

Seated profile portrait of Awad ...
4 0 c m
actual image size: 21cm x 32cm


Seated profile portrait of Awad bin Khazai, a sheikh of the Bayt Imani lineage of Rashid Bedouin and a member of Wilfred Thesiger's travelling party, in the region between Wadi Rahnah and Al Maghar well. Awad bin Khazai kneels on the ground facing to the left. He holds a rifle in one hand.

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
Hadhramawt Governorate [Muḩāfaz̧at Ḩaḑramawt]; Wadi Rahnah [Wādī Raḩnah] - Hadhramawt Governorate [Muḩāfaz̧at Ḩaḑramawt]; Al Maghar
Cultural Group
Bedouin Rashid Bayt Imani
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
February 8-10, 1946

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