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Manak’s House
Manak’s House
Description

Manak’s House is an integral part of the Ethnographic Museum, an example of old Balkan urban architecture, housing a particularly significant and valuable ethnographic memorial collection by Hristifor Crnilović.

The collection contains approximately 2,600 items, mostly costumes and jewellery of immense cultural value. The costumes hail from the regions of South Serbia, Kosovo, Metohija and Macedonia. The collection is completed by examples of embroidery, textiles, towels, bags, carpets from Pirot and household items. The jewellery is particularly valuable, especially the jewellery worn on the head: diadems, head-scarves, tepeluks, pins, earrings, combs and necklaces.

 

 

Info
Address
Kraljevica Marka 10
Contact
+381 11 30 36 114
Opening Hours

Tuesdays-Saturdays10.00 - 17.00
Sunday09.00 - 13.00

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