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


"Turk", © The Austrian Museum of Folk Life and Folk Artenlarge


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Description:Full-length shot of a man wearing a typical Muslim town costume: close-fitting trousers with a low, baggy crotch (čakšire), a short vest (jelek) with a jacket (džamadan) underneath, a flat cap and gaiters. In one hand he is holding a long pipe (čipuk). He is resting one arm on a pillow. Painted canvas backdrop.
Date:Not after 1918
Country:Bosnia and Herzegovina
Publisher:Ignaz Königsberger's Verlag, Sarajevo
Dimensions:Artefact: 106mm x 66mm
Image: 92mm x 57mm
Format:Carte de visite
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
550 Individuation and Mobility > 554 Status, Role, and Prestige
560 Social Stratification
560 Social Stratification > 562 Gender Status
890 Gender Roles and Issues
Copyright:Österreichisches Museum für Volkskunde
Archive:The Austrian Museum of Folk Life and Folk Art, Inv. No.: ÖMV/pos/725
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Barbara Derler