Arab falconers from probably Bahrain or Saudi Arabia taken during circa 1955-1960

Date Created: 02 October 2018

Author: Unknown

Source: The Internet

Owner: INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg.

Location: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH (Vienna, A, Austria)

Link to: Website

  • Bahrain
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Falcon
  • Photo
  • 20th Century
  • Hunting
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Probably this photo belongs to the set:

[Bahrain]. A collection of 27 vintage silver prints of Bahrain and Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia, ca 1955-1960. 27 silver prints, various sizes (from 195 x 250 to 95 x 133 mm). Includes three coloured postcards of Mecca.

EUR 6,500.00

A set of rare photographs, most probably taken by professional photographers travelling to Bahrain around 1955-60. Most of the images are captioned in pencil, showing sites in Al-Muharraq and Manama (a tailor's shop, tobacco shop, hospital court yard Muharraq, Arab windows in Muharraq, wind towers, etc.) and everyday scenes (loading a sheep onto a raft, a falconer, etc.).

 

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