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Portrait of Muhammad bin Shuas ...

Portrait of Muhammad bin Shuas ...
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm


Portrait of Muhammad bin Shuas, one of Wilfred Thesiger's Bedouin guides, riding a camel in the Wadi Mitan. Muhammad bin Shuas, a tribesman of the Bayt Imani lineage of Rashid Bedouin, is holding a rifle in a leather sleeve across his lap as he rides. A second baggage camel follows along close behind his camel.

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]; Wadi Mitan
Cultural Group
Bedouin Rashid Bayt Imani
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
November 17-20, 1945

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