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Portrait of a little boy ...

 
Portrait of a little boy ...
4 0 c m
 
30cm
actual image size: 21cm x 32cm

Description

Portrait of a little boy of the Bayt Kathir Bedouin taken in the Wadi 'Aydim region between Mudayy and Harbarut. The boy is eating a coconut. Wilfred Thesiger met this boy and his two brothers (named Munzuk [Murzuk], Erzek, and Merzik) and their mother, Nura, in the Wadi 'Aydim region near Mudayy.

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
 
2004.130.3030.1
Format
 
Film Negative 35mm
Country
 
Oman
Region
 
Dhofar Governorate [Muḩāfaz̧at Z̧ufār]; Wadi ‘Aydim; Mudayy [Muḑayy]
Cultural Group
 
Bedouin Bayt Kathir
Photographer
 
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
Date
 
January 21-24, 1946

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