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wedding guests crowding around a pile of presents at a Zulu wedding in South Africa
June 25, 2020

Wedding Gifts

At a Zulu wedding in South Africa in the early 1970s, the bride's party brings modern gifts like furniture, suitcases, beer, and kitchen supplies. After this ceremony, the bride will say goodbye to her clan and avow her allegiance to her husband's.
Photograph by Volkmar K. Wentzel, Nat Geo Image Collection
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