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Portrait of Neyco Kalachev

Portrait of Neyco Kalachev, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National LibraryenlargePortrait of Neyco Kalachev, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library


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Object:Portrait of Neyco Kalachev
Description:Outdoor photograph of a man in traditional folk costume, with a fur cap, leggings and traditional peasant shoes (tsarvuli), leaned on a grape vine. He is resting his right hand on a sword on his belt and holding a long rifle in his left hand.
Comment:Neyco Stoyanov Kalachev (~ 1830/1835 - 1905) was a Bulgarian revolutionary, participant in the Bulgarian Anti-Ottoman April Uprising in 1876.
Date:Not before 1892, Not after 1905
Creator:Karastoyanov, Ivan Anastasov, (Court photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 218mm x 135mm
Image: 182mm x 125mm
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
710 Military Technology > 714 Uniform and Accouterment
710 Military Technology > 718 Special Military Equipment
660 Political Behavior > 669 Revolution
890 Gender Roles and Issues
Copyright:Национална Библиотека "Св. св. Кирил и Методий"
Archive:St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library, Inv. No.: C V 786
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova