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Portrait of Musallim bin Anauf ...

Portrait of Musallim bin Anauf ...
4 0 c m
actual image size: 21cm x 32cm


Portrait of Musallim bin Anauf, the fifteen year old son of Salim bin Turkia, in Wadi Arbat. Musallim bin Anauf, a member of the Bayt Gidad lineage of Bayt Kathir Bedouin, sits on the ground turned towards the right. His cockscomb haircut shows that he has not yet be circumcised.

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
Dhofar Governorate [Muḩāfaz̧at Z̧ufār]; Jabal Qara [Jabal Qarā]; Wadi Arbat [Wādī Arbāt]
Cultural Group
Bedouin Bayt Kathir Bayt Gidad
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
January 6-7, 1946

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