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VIF | Visualizing Family, Gender Relations and the Body. The Balkans approx. 1860-1950

Women's clothing

Women's clothing, © The National Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovinaenlarge


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Object:Women's clothing
Description:Full-length shot of three young women. From left to right: 1) light-coloured urban dress with traditional elements: embroidered vest (jelek) and a metal belt buckle (Badem pafte), headdress; 2) urban dress with traditional elements: dark pantaloons (dimije) with a metal belt buckle (Badem pafte), a wide-sleeved embroidered jacket (jelek) and a headdress; 3) a Christian folk costume richly decorated with coins, apron (pregača), headdress.
Comment:The woman in the middle is the same as in VASE.02322. Positive print.
Country:Bosnia and Herzegovina
Creator:Topič, František, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 215mm x 150mm
Format:Not specified
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
560 Social Stratification > 562 Gender Status
300 Adornment
560 Social Stratification
Copyright:Zemaljski Muzej Bosne i Hercegovine
Archive:The National Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Inv. No.: IV Narodne igre, narodni običaji, nošnje iz Hercegovine, muslimanska, srpska, hrvatska, jevrejska: 514
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Barbara Derler