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Portrait of a boy standing ...

Portrait of a boy standing ...
4 0 c m
actual image size: 21cm x 32cm


Portrait of a boy standing alongside a dhow (sailboat) beached on the shore at Dubai Creek. A boy walks past the stern of a large dhow, beached on wooden piles, at the side of Dubai Creek. In the water on the right two men stand on a sunken dhow. In the distance beyond a dhow (sailboat) is sailing up the creek.

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
United Arab Emirates
Dubai Emirate; Dubai City; Dubai Creek
Cultural Group
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
April 9 - 24, 1949

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