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Portrait of two townswomen

Portrait of two townswomen, © The Historical Archive of Sarajevoenlarge


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Object:Portrait of two townswomen
Description:The woman on the left, holding a jug, is wearing a typical dress for unmarried Muslim townswomen. The woman on the right is dressed in an Orthodox town costume for married women with a libade (short jacket with wide sleeves).
Comment:Positive print.
Country:Bosnia and Herzegovina
Creator:Topič, František, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 176mm x 125mm
Format:Not specified
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
300 Adornment
560 Social Stratification
560 Social Stratification > 562 Gender Status
550 Individuation and Mobility > 554 Status, Role, and Prestige
Copyright:Historijski arhiv Sarajevo
Archive:The Historical Archive of Sarajevo, Inv. No.: ZF-1270
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Barbara Derler