Photo 55 – UBB-HAA-339

A man at his loom (Fur: “shaaka”). Spinning and weaving of cotton are considered male work. At marriage, a man should present his mother in law (Fur: “iya mare”, Arabic: “naseeba”) with a woven garment.

Amballa, Western Darfur.

Photo: Gunnar Haaland, 1965

Photo 55 - UBB-HAA-00339

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