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View of a fresh growth ...

View of a fresh growth ...
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm


View of a fresh growth of qassis (sedge) growing after rain on a dune slope in the Uruq al Awarik sands. In the foreground a dried bush sits on the right.

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
Empty Quarter [Rub‘ al Khali]; Najran Municipality [Minţaqat Najrān]; ‘Uruq al Awarik [‘Urūq al Awārik]
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
January 12, 1948

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