SOAS University of London

Brunei Gallery, SOAS University of London

Golnar Bakhtiar and her showjumping achievements

The bibi were not only about marriage and jewellery. They always rode well. This photo shows Golnar Bakhtiar in 1977, breaking the Iranian showjumping record by clearing the wall at 2.05m

Golnar Bakhtiar

Photograph from, with kind permission