In Provence, wheat is germinated on Saint Barbara's Day, December 4

In Provence, wheat is germinated on Saint Barbara's Day, December 4. The higher the wheat grows, the greater the prosperity. This object comes from the Museon Arlaten Christmas Eve festivities reconstruction.

Photograph : B. Delgado
Collection : Museon Arlaten, Arles, France

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