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

Wedding table

Wedding table, © Institute for Ethnology and Folklore Studies with Ethnographic Museum - AEIM, BASenlarge


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Object:Wedding table
Description:Outdoor photograph of a group of nine people in the farmyard of a rural house: four women and four men in rural clothes, the men with fur caps. The group is seated around a long, low table made of boards covered with light pieces of cloth with a round loaf of bread on top, a wine vessel and a copper on it. In the left corner a standing young man in rural clothes with a fur cap is playing the bagpipe. Stockades and rural houses in the background.
Comment:Gift to the National Ethnographic Museum from the Bulgarian Ethnographic Society (Balgarsko narodoucno druzhestvo).
Date:Not after 1909
Creator:Karastoyanov, Dimitar Anastasov, (Photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 327mm x 386mm
Image: 204mm x 261mm
Format:Not specified
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
340 Structures > 342 Dwellings
360 Settelments
530 Arts > 533 Music
580 Marrige
590 Familiy
890 Gender Roles and Issues
Copyright:Институт за етнология и фолклористика с Етнографски музей - АЕИМ, БАН
Archive:Institute for Ethnology and Folklore Studies with Ethnographic Museum - AEIM, BAS, Inv. No.: VIII 153
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova