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Portrait of Awad bin Khazai ...

Portrait of Awad bin Khazai ...
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm


Portrait of Awad bin Khazai, a sheikh of the Bayt Imani lineage of Rashid Bedouin and a member of Wilfred Thesiger's travelling party, with an ibex in the Wadi Kidyut. Awad bin Khazai crouches in gravel beside a dead ibex. He holds the head of the ibex turned towards the foreground.

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
Al Mahrah Governorate; Wadi Kidyut [Wādī Kidyūt]
Cultural Group
Bedouin Rashid Bayt Imani
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
March - May 1947

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