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Half length portrait of Mabarak ...

Half length portrait of Mabarak ...
4 0 c m
actual image size: 21cm x 32cm


Half length portrait of Mabarak, one of Wilfred Thesiger's Hejaz guides, in the region between Harub village and Sabya. Mabarak, a teenaged boy from the Bani Sharfa tribe of Wadi al Ahsabah, accompanied Wilfred Thesiger on his 1946 journey through the Hejaz region.

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
Saudi Arabia
Jizan Province [Minţaqat Jīzān]; Harub [Ḩarūb] - Jizan Province [Minţaqat Jīzān]; Sabya
Cultural Group
Arab Bani Sharfa
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
May 22-23, 1946

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