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Traditional Bosnian Christian costume

Traditional Bosnian Christian costume, © The Historical Archive of Sarajevoenlarge


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Object:Traditional Bosnian Christian costume
Description:Full-length shot of a woman wearing a light-coloured traditional dress with an apron (pregača) and a long, white, embroidered shawl over her head. She is richly adorned with jewelry and coins.
Comment:Positive print.
Date:Not before 1890, Not after 1916
Country:Bosnia and Herzegovina
Creator:Topič, František (probably), (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 178mm x 123mm
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-1295
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Barbara Derler