Wilfred Patrick ThesigerDate of Photo:
November 20 - December 3, 1947Continent:
Western Asia (Middle East and Near East)Country:
Hadhramawt Governorate [Muḩāfaz̧at Ḩaḑramawt]; Raydat as Say‘ar [Raydat aş Şay‘ar]; ManwakhCultural Group:
Film Negative 35mmSize:
Wilfred Patrick Thesiger - Accepted as Art in Lieu of Inheritance Tax by H.M. Government and allocated to the Pitt Rivers Museum, March 2004
View of two Sa'ar Bedouin men, a woman and a young boy at Manwakh well. They young boy stands in the foreground, leaning against a wooden frame over the well. Behind him the men and woman are using rope and a wooden pulley to haul water out of the stone lined well. In the background men wait with camels near the well.
Research Notes - These images have been identified as Manwakh well based on the similarity of the features of this well and the surrounding landscape to known images of Manwakh well. [AK 12/07/2011]