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View of a house with ...

View of a house with ...
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm


View of a house with a large wind tower (barjeel) in Dubai. On the left high stacks of coral sit in front of a large coral building. On the right a compound of 'arish huts, made from palm fronds, are enclosed by a large fence. Further beyond a tall building, likely built of coral and with a large barjeel on its roof, rises high above nearby buildings.

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
Cultural Group
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
March - April 1950

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