A man in traditional clothing from Knin, Croatia North Dalmatia, 1870.
(MUŠKA NOŠNJA IZ KNINA)
Knin is a town in the Croatian county of Šibenik-Knin. It lies 56 km from the coast in the backcountry of northern Dalmatia, in the headwaters of the Krka River.
Source: The Serbs in the Adriatic. Their types and costumes. Published 1870-1878. Brockhaus Leipzig Germany.
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