Photo of the Day: Kuhaylan al-Nawwaq stallion from Syria

By Edouard Aldahdah

Posted on September 3rd, 2010 in Syria

This stallion, from the area of Hims and Hama in Syria, was offered for the sale to one the Tahawi leaders in Egypt; the back of the photo reads as follows:

“His dam is the Nawwaqiyah and his sire a Nawwaq from the horses of ‘Arsan al-Nawwaq of the Arabs of [illegible, stain on the reverse of the photo, probably the tribe which is Sba’ah], golden chestnut, 5 years old

3 Responses to “Photo of the Day: Kuhaylan al-Nawwaq stallion from Syria”

  1. Wonderful stuff, and beautiful photos!

  2. To once again beat the drum for soundness, and correct structure, are there any WAHO show system horses with leg bone like the Kuhaylan Nawwaqiyah above?
    Best wishes
    Bruce Peek

  3. This photograph reminds me so much of Palisades.

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