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Portrait of Major Mihail Savov

Portrait of Major Mihail Savov, © National Museum of Military History SofiaenlargePortrait of Major Mihail Savov, © National Museum of Military History Sofia


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Object:Portrait of Major Mihail Savov
Description:Half length studio portrait of a man in military uniform with insignias of honour.
Comment:Mihail Savov (1857 - 1928) was a Bulgarian officer and lieutenant general (as of 1908). He was Minister of Defence twice (1891 – 1894 and 1903 – 1907) and acted as the Bulgarian army's Second-in-Command during the Balkan Wars.
Date:Not before 1888
Creator:Karastoyanov, Ivan Anastasov, (Court photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 197mm x 92mm
Image: 178mm x 92mm
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:700 Armed Forces
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
710 Military Technology
720 War
640 State
Copyright:Национален Военноисторически Музей
Archive:National Museum of Military History Sofia, Inv. No.: 21
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova