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King Boris III at a military manoeuvre

King Boris III at a military manoeuvre, © Bilyana Braykova Karastoyanovaenlarge


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Object:King Boris III at a military manoeuvre
Description:Outdoor photograph of two men on horseback. They are wearing military uniforms with insignias of honour and helmets. Behind them there is a large group of soldiers in formation. Further in the background there is a stand for the spectators of the parade. They are wearing military uniforms and plain city clothes. The stand is adorned with a cross and a flag is being flown in front of it.
Comment:King Boris III (30 January 1894 – 28 August 1943), son of Ferdinand I, Tsar of Bulgaria 1918 - 1943.
Date:Not before 1928, Not after 1943
Creator:Karastoyanov, Bozhidar Dimitrov, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 100mm x 160mm
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:Личен Архив Биляна Брайкова Карастоянова
Archive:Bilyana Braykova Karastoyanova, Inv. No.: BK_023
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova