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Iran Kashan _DSC7470

In Kashan we were introduced to the concept of different door knockers to announce female guests, as this one, or male guests. The person opening the door would depend on which knocker was used, critical in a society where women lived in purdah

 

* 6 Jan '08 - 50 views, 28 Oct - 250

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Taken on May 2, 2007