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Interior of kiraethane, club and reading room for Muslims

Interior of kiraethane, club and reading room for Muslims, © Museum of City of SarajevoenlargeInterior of kiraethane, club and reading room for Muslims, © Museum of City of Sarajevo

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Object:Interior of kiraethane, club and reading room for Muslims
Description:Men with felt hats (fez) sitting in the reading room. Two are playing chess, one is reading tahe newspaper. Some of them are talking to each other. The room is furnished with traditional oriental elements (sofa, carpets on the wall, small tables) and also in an urban style.
Comment:Kiraethane: originally reading room, turned into clubs for Muslims.
Relations:/o:vase.2031
Date:1901
Location:Sarajevo
Country:Bosnia and Herzegovina
Type:Photograph
Creator:unknown
Dimensions:Artefact: 91mm x 116mm
Format:Not specified
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
520 Recreation
560 Social Stratification
550 Individuation and Mobility > 554 Status, Role, and Prestige
350 Equipment and Maintenance of BLDGS > 352 Furniture
510 Living Standards and Routines > 517 Leisure Time Activities
560 Social Stratification > 562 Gender Status
570 Interpersonal Relations
890 Gender Roles and Issues
Copyright:Muzej Sarajeva
Archive:Museum of City of Sarajevo, Inv. No.: Not inventoried
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Barbara Derler
Permalink:https://gams.uni-graz.at/o:vase.2080