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Creation Date

1966

Description

Children gathering candy flung from roof as bride groom emerges from bath house. This man was blind, and made his living playing his trumpet, which he is seen playing here. The groom is bathed, then shaved publicly, as part of the pre-marriage ritual. Paired with Image 291. Wedding image group: 289-329, 379, 435-438, 463-464.

Location

Sisakht, Boir Ahmad, Iran

Keywords

Iran, Boir Ahmad, tribal wedding

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