[Bedouins]. Sheikh el Rachid, Chief of the Escorts and greatest Bedouin of Palestine.

Washington, DC, J. F. Jarvis, 1900.

2 stereoscopic images, c. 80 x 80 mm each, mounted on cardboard (177 x 88 mm) with printed captions.


The portrait shows the seventy-odd-year-old Sheikh, wearing numerous medals on his burnous, before a door. Significantly superior specimen compared to the only other known set, that in the Keystone-Mast Collection of stereoscopic views in the California Museum of Photography.

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