Sheikh Abdallah I. Ibn Saud. Imam of the Wahhabi.

Abdallah I. ibn Saud. Sheikh, Wahhabi, Emir, Saudi State, Imam, arabia costume

Sheikh Abdallah I. ibn Saud.

Sheikh Abdallah I. ibn Saud.

Sketched from life by Sir J. Sutherland.

Abdallah-ibn-Souhoud. Wahhabism, Sunni Islam, Ruler, Wahhabi, Salafi, Jihad. Arabia Costume

Abdallah I. Ibn Saud (1740-1818). Later copy from above picture.

Abdallah I. ibn Saud.

Sheikh Abdallah I. ibn Saud (1740-1818) from the House of Saud, ruled the First Saudi State and was Imam of the Wahhabi from 1814-1818. Beheaded at Constantinople (Istanbul, Byzanz) in 1818.

Source: An Account of the Transactions of His Majesty’s Mission to the Court of Persia, in the Years 1807-11: To which is appended a brief history of Wahauby. By Sir Harford Jones Brydges. Publisher: James Bohn, London 1834.

Sir Harford Jones Brydges (1764-1847) was an English diplomat and author, ambassador to the court of Fatḥ-ʿAlī Shah Qājār from 1807 to 1811.

Lieutenant James Sutherland (1784-1850), Bombay Infantry, was Engineer-Surveyor on the expedition. He was created Knight of the Lion and the Sun by the Shah in 1810.

Related:




Arabian woman. Traditional clothing and jewelry.
An Arabian woman in traditional clothing and jewelry. From the book: Living Races of Mankind... Read more
10s • 20th Century • Accessoires • Arabia • Middle East
Jewelry • Living Races of Mankind • Traditional Arabian costumes
Assyrian, Egyptians and Medes costumes in pre-Christian times.
Assyrian, Egyptians and Medes Costumes in pre-Christian times. Top row left: Dress of the Assyr... Read more
Ancient • Assyria • Egypt • Middle East • Nobility
Ancient Assyrian clothing • Ancient Egypt clothing • Ancient Military • Münchener Bilderbogen
Algeria. Regular infantryman Abdel-Kader.
Algeria. Regular infantryman Abdel-Kader, 19th c. Source: Mœurs, usages et costumes de tous ... Read more
19th Century • Algeria • Arabia • Middle East • Military
Auguste Wahlen • Traditional Algeria costumes • Traditional Arabian costumes
Residents of Port Said costumes.
Residents of Port Said with Water Seller. Traditional Egypt costumes in 1850. A woman with a ve... Read more
1850 • 19th Century • Egypt • Headdresses • Middle East
Münchener Bilderbogen • Traditional Arabian costumes • Traditional Egyptian costume
Traditional Egyptian costume. Nubian in 1850.
Traditional Egyptian costume. Nubian dress from 1850. Read more
1850 • 19th Century • Egypt • Middle East
Traditional Arabian costumes • Traditional Egyptian costume
Men from Hejaz in traditional Arabian dress.
Men from Hejaz (Saudi Arabia) in traditional Arabian dress. Read more
1850 • 19th Century • Arabia • Middle East
Traditional Arabian costumes
A Man from Bethlehem.
A Man from Bethlehem. Source: Oriental and Sacred Scences, from notes of travel in Greece, Turk... Read more
1854 • 19th Century • Israel • Middle East
Palestine national costume • Traditional Arabian costumes
Ancient Egypt writer, painted red limestone.
Ancient Egypt Writer, painted red limestone. From the book: Histoire de l'art égyptien: d'après... Read more
Ancient • Egypt • Middle East
Ancient Egypt clothing

  1. Traditional Parsis in India.
  2. Chinese sceneries in 19th century.
  3. Typical pictures of Indian Natives.
  4. Costumes of Japan and Indonesia by Emile Gallois.
  5. The Indian Mughal Empire.
  6. The Persians in India.
  7. Plant drawings from an Indian Cotton Printer`s Pattern Book, 1910.
  8. Historical Asia costumes by Auguste Wahlen.
  9. Costumes of all countries by Alexandre Lacauchie 1850s.
  10. Historical and folk costumes by Franz Lipperheide.
  11. The costume of Turkey. Ottoman Empire 18th century.
  12. Costumes and scenery of Afghanistan.
  13. Provincial Russia. Russian Costume and Culture.
  14. Tyrolean national costumes 1835.
  15. Souvenir de L’Exposition Universelle de Vienne.
  16. Traditional Dutch national costumes.
  17. Traditional French national costumes.
  18. The Switzerland national costumes of 17th – 19th century originals.
  19. Folk dresses from Norway, Dutch, Germany and Hungaria.
  20. Mexico by Carl Nebel 1836.
  21. Costume of the Russian empire by Edward Harding.
  22. Serbian national costumes by Vladimir Kirin.
  23. Historical European costumes by Auguste Wahlen.
  24. The Highlanders of Scotland, 1870.
  25. Africa, the landscape and the people 1931.
  26. Historical costumes from Africa, America and Oceania.
  27. Traditional folk costumes of Italy and France in 1821.
  28. The Serbs in the Adriatic. Their types and costumes 1870-1878.