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View into the courtyard of ...

View into the courtyard of ...
4 0 c m
actual image size: 21cm x 32cm


View into the courtyard of Al Muraba Palace in Riyadh, the home of King Abdul Aziz [Ibn Saud]. The building on the far side of the courtyard is fronted with balconies on both of its two stories. The balconies are supported by columns and decorated with ornamental stonework.

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
Ar Riyadh Province [Minţaqat ar Riyāḑ]; Riyadh; Al Muraba Palace
Cultural Group
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
May 10-26, 1949

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