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

Group portrait with Serbian peasants

Group portrait with Serbian peasants, © The Austrian Museum of Folk Life and Folk Artenlarge


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Object:Group portrait with Serbian peasants
Description:A group of men, women and children is posing in front of a house. All people are wearing traditional clothes; the men dark trousers (čakšire), short dark jackets (jelek) and black scarves wrapped around their heads; the women white dresses, embroidered aprons (pregača), jewelry and white shawls over their heads and shoulders; the children white trousers and shirts as well as dark sleeveless jackets and some of them dark caps.
Comment:Donated to the The Austrian Museum of Folk Life and Folk Art by Dr. E. Schneeweis.
Date:Not after 1915
Location:Stupna, near Jajce
Country:Bosnia and Herzegovina
Creator:Schneeweis, Edmund, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 86mm x 92mm
Format:Not specified
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
560 Social Stratification
560 Social Stratification > 562 Gender Status
360 Settelments
850 Infancy and Childhood
Copyright:Österreichisches Museum für Volkskunde
Archive:The Austrian Museum of Folk Life and Folk Art, Inv. No.: ÖMV/pos/3930
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Barbara Derler