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Studio portrait of Todor Nestorov

Studio portrait of Todor Nestorov, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National LibraryenlargeStudio portrait of Todor Nestorov, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library


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Object:Studio portrait of Todor Nestorov
Description:Full length shot of a man in traditional folk costume, with fez and traditional peasant shoes (tsarvuli), a cartridge-belt, pistol and sword/knife, holding a rifle.
Comment:Todor Dimitrov Nestorov (unknown - 1876) was a carver-cutter and a revolutionary, who was killed in the Bulgarian Anti-Ottoman April Uprising in 1876. The pthotograph is probably an earlier one - taken before 1876, mounted later, in 1913, on a tar board.
Date:Not before 1870, Not after 1913
Creator:Karastoyanov, Dimitar Anastasov (probably), (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 208mm x 100mm
Image: 167mm x 99mm
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
710 Military Technology > 714 Uniform and Accouterment
650 Government Activities > 659 Miscellaneous Government Activities
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 867
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova