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Portrait of a local Arab ...

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


Portrait of a local Arab man and boy watering at Ad Darb well. They stand on the edge of the well, leaning against the large wooden frame built over the well. Ropes and pulleys for drawing water hang from the frame. In the right background a man stands beside the well.

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
Jizan Province [Minţaqat Jīzān]; Ad Darb
Cultural Group
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
June 11, 1945

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