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

Foča cityscape

Foča cityscape, © The Austrian Museum of Folk Life and Folk ArtenlargeFoča cityscape, © The Austrian Museum of Folk Life and Folk Art


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Object:Foča cityscape
Description:Close-up of the Herzegovinian settlement with traditional Bosnian-style houses, buildings from the Austrian-Hungarian period and minarets. The place is sourrounded by hills. In the foreground: a riverside with people and horses waiting to cross. A raft is heading towards the landing.
Date:Not after 1918
Country:Bosnia and Herzegovina
Dimensions:Artefact: 185mm x 258mm
Format:Not specified
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:340 Structures
360 Settelments
480 Travel and Transportation
490 Land Transport
500 Water, Air, and Space Transportation
Copyright:Österreichisches Museum für Volkskunde
Archive:The Austrian Museum of Folk Life and Folk Art, Inv. No.: ÖMV/pos/10756
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Barbara Derler