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Close up portrait of a ...

 
Close up portrait of a ...
4 0 c m
 
30cm
actual image size: 21cm x 32cm

Description

Close up portrait of a boy of the Bayt Kathir Bedouin in the region west of the Hamrat ad Duru. The boy looks directly forward, holding one hand near his mouth. He is wearing a plain headscarf and a light coloured thobe (shirt) and has closely cropped hair.

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
 
2004.130.25588.1
Format
 
Film Negative 35mm
Country
 
Oman
Region
 
Ad Dakhiliyah Region [Al Minţaqah ad Dākhilīyah]; Hamrat ad Duru [Ḩamrat ad Durū‘]
Cultural Group
 
Bedouin Bayt Kathir
Photographer
 
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
Date
 
February 28 - March 10, 1950

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