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Half length portrait of an ...

 
Half length portrait of an ...
4 0 c m
 
30cm
actual image size: 21cm x 32cm

Description

Half length portrait of an Iranian porter standing on a Dubai street. A bald man stands in front of a stucco wall holding a metal object in his hand. He wears a dark waistcoat over his thobe (long shirt) and an plaid patterned ghutra (headscarf) tied high on his head.

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
 
2004.130.17233.1
Format
 
Film Negative 35mm
Country
 
United Arab Emirates
Region
 
Dubai Emirate; Dubai City
Cultural Group
 
Iranian
Photographer
 
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger
Date
 
May 10-18, 1948

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