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Title: [A memento of the 1st Holy Communion] [An iconographic document]

Date issued/created:

[1946]

Resource Type:

Photography

Description:

The photo shows a girl of about 10 years of age in a white dress reaching her knees decorated by myrtle branches. She is holding a burning candle in her right hand and a rosary and a sacred picture in her left. The girl is wearing white stockings and court shoes and she has a big bow in her hair. On the left by the wall there is a table covered with a white lace tablecloth on which a vase of roses is placed. The photo was taken in a photographer’s studio ; According to the owner of the photo, it is a keepsake of his sister’s first Holy Communion ; April 1946, a village Sitno, bydgoskie voivodeship ; The photo sent to the contest named “Photography of the Polish village pre-1948” organized in 1983 by the quarterly “Fotografia” (Photography) and the weekly “Nowa Wieś” (New village). Copy of the photo kept at the Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences (former Institute for the History of Material Culture)

Format:

application/pdf

Resource Identifier:

oai:rcin.org.pl:48181

Source:

IAiE PAN, call no. 240-3

Rights:

Rights Reserved - Restricted Access

Terms of use:

Copyright-protected material. Access only on terminals at the Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences, may be used within the limits of statutory user freedoms.

Digitizing institution:

Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Original in:

Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Projects co-financed by:

Programme Innovative Economy, 2010-2014, Priority Axis 2. R&D infrastructure ; European Union. European Regional Development Fund