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Wilfred Thesiger's party filling water-skins ...

Wilfred Thesiger's party filling water-skins ...
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm


Wilfred Thesiger's party filling water-skins at a well in the Wadi 'Andam, west of Qabil al Bu Said village. Salim bin Kabina, a tribesman of the Bayt Imani lineage of Rashid Bedouin, stands in the well at the far left. Two Wahiba tribesman, a man and an older boy, stand at the centre beside the well.

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
Ash Sharqiyah Region; Wadi ‘Andam [Wādī ‘Andām]; Qabil al Bu Sa'id [Qābil Yāl Bū Sa‘id]
Cultural Group
Bedouin Rashid Bayt Imani; Bedouin Wahiba
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
March 17-20, 1949

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