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View of Wilfred Thesiger's travelling ...

View of Wilfred Thesiger's travelling ...
4 0 c m
actual image size: 21cm x 32cm


View of Wilfred Thesiger's travelling party watering their camels at 'Ayn al Hasy well in the Empty Quarter (Rub' al Khali). Two camels stand in the foreground, one of which is drinking out of a metal pan. A member of the party stands between the camels.

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
Empty Quarter [Rub‘ al Khali]; Ar Riyadh Province [Minţaqat ar Riyāḑ]; Wadi al Hasy [Wādī al Ḩasy]; ‘Ayn al Hasy [‘Ayn al Ḩasy]
Cultural Group
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
January 21, 1948

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