Russian Studbook 1903 vol 1 : Count S.A. Stroganov’s (граф Строганов). From Kekhaylan-el-Krush strain, from family of Ibn-Saud, Emir of Nadj. Golden red stallion, imported, height 2 arshins 2 /4 inches. Born in Arabia in 1883 at Mohammed Dugkhi Ibn-Smeyr, Sheikh of Bedouin tribe Uelled Ali (of Anaze). Sire: red stallion of Abeyan Sherrak strain of Abu Djereys family, was brought from Arabia to Russia. “Emir-el-Arab” was purchased personally by Count S.A. Stroganov in Damascus in 1888 and brought to Russia. While in Damascus, it served as a sire for Uelled Ali tribe. Died in 1900.