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

Studio portrait of a townswoman

Studio portrait of a townswoman, © Museum of City of SarajevoenlargeStudio portrait of a townswoman, © Museum of City of Sarajevo


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Object:Studio portrait of a townswoman
Description:Full-length shot of a woman wearing a long-sleeved ornamented robe (anterija), a wide-sleeved short jacket (libade) and a headdress. She is holding a tabor in her hands. There is a small oriental-style table next to her.
Comment:Most probably a wealthy Christian's town costume.
Date:Not before 1878, Not after 1895
Country:Bosnia and Herzegovina
Creator:Abinun, Samuel, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 90mm x 60mm
Format:Not specified
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
300 Adornment
550 Individuation and Mobility > 554 Status, Role, and Prestige
560 Social Stratification
350 Equipment and Maintenance of BLDGS > 352 Furniture
530 Arts > 534 Musical Instruments
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