People in traditional clothing from Gabela Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Traditional Serbian National Costumes. Folk dresses from Gabela Bosnia-Herzegovina. Čapljina.
People from Gabela, Bosnia-Herzegovina.

People in traditional clothing from Gabela (Čapljina) Bosnia and Herzegovina, 1870.

Source: The Serbs in the Adriatic. Their types and costumes. Published 1870-1878. Brockhaus Leipzig Germany.

Note:  People in traditional clothing from Čapljina Bosnia-Herzegovina.

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