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Standing three-quarter length portrait of ...

Standing three-quarter length portrait of ...
4 0 c m
actual image size: 21cm x 32cm


Standing three-quarter length portrait of Muhammad bin Al Jabari, one of Wilfred Thesiger's Bedouin guides, in the Wadi al 'Ayn. Muhammad bin Al Jabari, a tribesman of the Awamir Bedouin, stands in the foreground holding a length of rope. He wears a light thobe (shirt) topped with a cartridge belt and dagger. In the distance behind him two trees grow.

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 Dhahirah Region [Minţaqat az̧ Z̧āhirah]; Wadi al ‘Ayn
Cultural Group
Bedouin Awamir
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
February 8-16, 1949

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