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View of Sultan bin Ahmad ...

View of Sultan bin Ahmad ...
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm


View of Sultan bin Ahmad, one of the leaders of Wilfred Thesiger's travelling party, standing with a young boy and a man in a graveyard at Andhur. The men are standing in the midst of a graveyard. Sultan bin Ahmad, a sheikh of the Sh'asha lineage of Bayt Kathir Bedouin, stands to the left of the young boy. The graves are covered with piled stones. Upturned stones sit on the top of the graves.

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 Andhur [Wādī Andhūr]; Andhur [Andhūr]
Cultural Group
Arab; Bedouin Bayt Kathir Sh'asha
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
January 1-3, 1946

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