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Studio portrait of Sava Mirkov

Studio portrait of Sava Mirkov, © National Museum of Military History SofiaenlargeStudio portrait of Sava Mirkov, © National Museum of Military History Sofia


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Object:Studio portrait of Sava Mirkov
Description:Oval framed head and shoulder shot of a man in military uniform.
Comment:Sava Mirkov (1850 - 1927) was a military doctor, one of the founders of military medicine in Bulgaria; opalchenets-pobornik meaning "volunteer combatant" in the Serbo-Ottoman War 1876 and the Russo-Ottoman War 1877 – 1878; member of the Bulgarian Literary association (since 1911 called Bulgarian Academy of Sciences) founded in 1869.
Date:Not before 1878, Not after 1880
Creator:Stojanović/Karastoyanov, Anastas Nikolov, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 150mm x 99mm
Image: 118mm x 90mm
Format:Not specified
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:150 Behavior Processes and Personality > 156 Social Personality
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
700 Armed Forces
710 Military Technology > 714 Uniform and Accouterment
740 Health and Welfare
750 Sickness > 759 Medical Personnel
810 Science and Humanities > 814 Humanistic Studies
720 War
Copyright:Национален Военноисторически Музей
Archive:National Museum of Military History Sofia, Inv. No.: 10
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova