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Portrait of two Bedouin men ...

Portrait of two Bedouin men ...
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm


Portrait of two Bedouin men in Wilfred Thesiger's travelling party cutting up meat from a slaughtered camel in the Wadi Hawshi. They are separating the meat from the hide. The man on the left is Musallim bin Tafl, a tribesman of the Bayt Kathir Bedouin.

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
Ad Dakhiliyah Region [Al Minţaqah ad Dākhilīyah]; Wadi Hawshi [Wādī Ḩawshī]
Cultural Group
Bedouin; Bedouin Bayt Kathir
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
January 22-31, 1947

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