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View of the back of ...

View of the back of ...
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm


View of the back of the Sheikh Saad tombs at Mudayy. A tomb with a bell-shaped roof covered in plaster sits in the foreground. Its walls are made from large rough stones fitted with small stone slivers, and the building is decorated with a frieze of stone slabs in a zigzag pattern along the top of the tomb walls. On the right a second tomb is visible. One of the tombs has an inscription which states it is the resting place of Sheikh Saad.

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
Dhofar Governorate [Muḩāfaz̧at Z̧ufār]; Mudayy [Muḑayy]
Cultural Group
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
November 12, 1945

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