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Portrait of two women in oriental-style urban clothes

Portrait of two women in oriental-style urban clothes, © The Historical Archive of Sarajevoenlarge


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Object:Portrait of two women in oriental-style urban clothes
Description:Two women are sitting on a sofa smoking. Both are wearing, jewelry, felt hats (fezić) and dark, long, richly embroidered jackets (anterija) over light-coloured dresses. The one on the left is wearing her hair open.
Comment:Positive print.
Date:Not before 1890, Not after 1916
Country:Bosnia and Herzegovina
Creator:Topič, František (probably), (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 214mm x 172mm
Format:Not specified
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
560 Social Stratification > 562 Gender Status
300 Adornment
560 Social Stratification
Copyright:Historijski arhiv Sarajevo
Archive:The Historical Archive of Sarajevo, Inv. No.: ZF-1288
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Barbara Derler