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King Boris III at a state ceremony

King Boris III at a state ceremony, © Publishing house "Minalo"enlargeKing Boris III at a state ceremony, © Publishing house "Minalo"


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Object:King Boris III at a state ceremony
Description:Outdoor photograph of an official ceremony on a square: in the foreground four men in military uniforms with insignia of honour are giving salute. Next to them two men in military uniforms are shaking hands. On a tribune decorated with flowers a woman in white urban clothes with a hat is standing next to a white chair. In the background in front of a building with a pile and flag there are a lot of people in urban clothes and in military uniforms.
Comment:King Boris III (January 30, 1894 – August 28, 1943), son of Ferdinand I, Tsar of Bulgaria 1918 - 1943. Joanna of Italy (November 13, 1907 – February 26, 2000) was the last Tsaritsa of Bulgaria.
Date:Not before 1930
Location:Sofia, House of Parliament and University
Creator:Karastoyanov, Bozhidar Dimitrov, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 130mm x 202mm
Image: 119mm x 175mm
Format:Not specified
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
300 Adornment
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
550 Individuation and Mobility > 554 Status, Role, and Prestige
590 Familiy
640 State
700 Armed Forces
890 Gender Roles and Issues
Copyright:Издателска къща "Издателска къща "Минало""
Archive:Publishing house "Minalo", Inv. No.: 149-r
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]