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‮בואי כלה. מנהגי אירוסין וחתונה של יהודי אפגניסתאן‬‎

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Editors

Efrat Carmon, Edna Lehrman.

Curator

Noam Bar’am-Ben Yossef.

Imprint

Jerusalem, Israel, 1997. Hebrew edition: 135 pp., illustrations: 89 col., 34 b&w, 27 × 21 cm; English edition: 136 pp.

ISBN

9652782076 (Hebrew edition); 9652782238 (English edition)

Location

Israel Museum (14 October 1997–2 May 1998)

Description

General introduction to Afghan Jewry by Itzhak Bezalel. Individual essays on various aspects of Afghan Jewish wedding customs: the arrangement of the Afghan household, the process from betrothal to marriage, the presentation of the bride, dress, jewelry (Noam Bar’am-Ben Yossef), the ketubbah (Iris Fishof), women’s handicrafts (Bar’am-Ben Yossef), symbolic motifs and decorative designs on wedding accessories (Bar’am-Ben Yossef), and a personal recollection of a family wedding (Aharon Bezalel). No itemized listing.

Description

This exhibition was the eighth in the Museum’s series on various ethnic groups in Israel.

main keywords

AFGHANISTANBRIDAL GARMENTSCOSTUMEJEWELRYKETUBBOTPHOTOGRAPHSWEDDING/MARRIAGEWOMEN’S HANDICRAFTS

minor keywords

Bridal boxes/chestsDecorative wall hangingsHand-washing vesselsHead coverings, women’sHenna ceremony/objectsHistorical photographsNeedlework/EmbroideryRimmonim

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