Market scene

Scope and Content

Postcard of a black and white photograph of a market scene, mostly women standing and sitting in a market square, with baskets of wares. Most people are wearing ethnic Croatian costume, the women in long full skirts and headscarves, a man in the left of the picture in baggy britches. Printed in bluish black, on yellowish cream card, with a printed caption and manuscript note underneath. The reverse has a manuscript message in black, and two postage stamps.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Poor condition. Yellowed, abrasions to corners and surface, dirty marks in places, some foxing. Production method: photo-mechanical reproduction on card.