Photographs

Y_610

Album Y 1913-1914 - Syria, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Iraq

Date taken: April 1914
Photographer: Gertrude Bell
Location: Near the Ga'rah, Wadi Helgum - Iraq
Modern location:
Size: 21/13
Condition: Good
Subject date:
Description: [At encampment of Fahd Beg - Ibn Hadhdhal - ruler - of part of the Northern 'Anazeh. Tribesmen, hawk and greyhound dog sleeping. "He spread out his beautiful carpets on which we sat, leaning against a camel saddle. His hawk sat on its perch behind us, and his greyhound lay beside it. We talked and drank coffee."]

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