Horn Dancers
Horn Dancers

Bowman

A series of portraits of the Abbots Bromley Horn Dancers.

The Horn Dance is the oldest recorded English Folk Dance. Comprising twelve characters this mystery dance is a fertility rite which takes place once a year in the Staffordshire village of Abbots Bromley. The reindeer antlers used are dated to the 11th Century.

Horn Dancers
Horn Dancers

Hornsman #1

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Horn Dancers

The Fool

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Horn Dancers

Hornsman #2

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Horn Dancers

Hobby Horse

Horn Dancers
Horn Dancers

Hornsman #3

Horn Dancers
Horn Dancers

Musician #1

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Hornsman #4

Horn Dancers
Horn Dancers

Musician #2

Horn Dancers
Horn Dancers

Hornsman #5

Horn Dancers
Horn Dancers

Maid Marian

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Horn Dancers

Hornsman #6

Horn Dancers
Horn Dancers
Horn Dancers
Horn Dancers
Horn Dancers
Horn Dancers
Horn Dancers
Horn Dancers
Horn Dancers
Horn Dancers
Horn Dancers
Horn Dancers
Horn Dancers

Bowman

A series of portraits of the Abbots Bromley Horn Dancers.

The Horn Dance is the oldest recorded English Folk Dance. Comprising twelve characters this mystery dance is a fertility rite which takes place once a year in the Staffordshire village of Abbots Bromley. The reindeer antlers used are dated to the 11th Century.

Horn Dancers

Hornsman #1

Horn Dancers

The Fool

Horn Dancers

Hornsman #2

Horn Dancers

Hobby Horse

Horn Dancers

Hornsman #3

Horn Dancers

Musician #1

Horn Dancers

Hornsman #4

Horn Dancers

Musician #2

Horn Dancers

Hornsman #5

Horn Dancers

Maid Marian

Horn Dancers

Hornsman #6

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