Original press photo (vintage). Bahrein - Falconry]. Published in 1973

Date Created: 01 October 2018

Author: Unknown

Source: The Internet

Owner: abebooks.com

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

Link to: Website

  • Bahrain
  • USA
  • Falcon
  • Photo
  • 20th Century
  • Hunting
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About this Item

294 x 203 mm. Captioned on the reverse: "Royal Falcons. Falcons belonging to the Amir of Bahrein perch on royal falconers' wrists at a racetrack near Rifaa al Gharbi. Between races pigeons and doves are released for the falcons to hunt down in a swift and violent chase over the heads of the crowd." - Slight wrinkling to edges, but well preserved. Bookseller Inventory # 31467

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