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Group of women talking in the street

Group of women talking in the street, © Museum of City of SarajevoenlargeGroup of women talking in the street, © Museum of City of Sarajevo


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Object:Group of women talking in the street
Description:Four women wearing veiled robes (zar) and veils covering their faces, which is a typical kind of Muslim women's streetwear. Among the group there is also one woman wearing a shawl covering her hair and her shoulders but not her face. The ankles of all five women are visible.
Comment:Uncirculated postcard.
Date:Not before 1918, Not after 1950
Country:Bosnia and Herzegovina
Creator:Tausch, Walter, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 135mm x 86mm
Format:Not specified
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
560 Social Stratification > 562 Gender Status
780 Religious Practices
550 Individuation and Mobility > 554 Status, Role, and Prestige
560 Social Stratification
Copyright:Muzej Sarajeva
Archive:Museum of City of Sarajevo, Inv. No.: 7056
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Barbara Derler