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Jewish Tradition

Rocks placed to adorn the headstone of a fallen service member from WWI. It reflects Hebrew tradition. The tradition's origin is not precisely known, though many believe that it was born from lack of available decoration in the deserts of the Middle East.

TAGS: Dc, Rocks, United States, Washington

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2015
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Date Uploaded: July 17, 2016, 3:08 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Focal Length: 200mm
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Aperture: f2.8
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