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View of two camels couched ...

View of two camels couched ...
3 0 c m
40cm
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm

Description

View of two camels couched on the Corniche at Sharjah Creek. In the foreground a camel and her calf are couched on a dirt road in front of large beached dhows (sailboats). On the right two men stand by a house while a man wearing a cartridge belt and carrying a rifle walks down the road behind them. In the far background people work on one of the beached dhows.

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
 
2004.130.17570.1
Format
 
Film Negative 35mm
Country
 
United Arab Emirates
Region
 
Sharjah Emirate [Ash Shāriqah]; Sharjah City; Sharjah Creek; Corniche
Cultural Group
 
Arab
Photographer
 
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
Date
 
May 10-18, 1948

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