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Studio portrait of William Württemberg

Studio portrait of William Württemberg, © Museum of City of SarajevoenlargeStudio portrait of William Württemberg, © Museum of City of Sarajevo


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Object:Studio portrait of William Württemberg
Description:Half-length shot of a man in military uniform adorned with medals.
Comment:Wilhelm von Württemberg (1828-1896), Commanding General of the 18th Army Corps in Bosnia and Herzegovina. In 1878 he was honored with the Grand Cross of the Order of the Iron Crown with war decoration (Orden der Eisernen Korne 1. Klasse mit Kriegsdekoration). From 1878 until 1881 he served as Governor of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Date:Not before 1879, Not after 1896
Country:Bosnia and Herzegovina
Dimensions:Artefact: 165mm x 110mm
Image: 140mm x 105mm
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:550 Individuation and Mobility > 554 Status, Role, and Prestige
890 Gender Roles and Issues
710 Military Technology > 714 Uniform and Accouterment
700 Armed Forces
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