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View of a two dhows ...

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


View of a two dhows (sailboats) beached on the Corniche in the town of Abu Dhabi. In the foreground four men stand in front of a dhow (boat) beached in the sand. In the background a second, larger dhow is also beached. Behind the boats a number of single and two storey houses line the beach front.

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
Abu Dhabi Emirate; Abu Dhabi Region; Abu Dhabi City; Corniche
Cultural Group
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
March 14-16, 1948

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