Danube Virtual Museum

Chest

Title: Chest
Location/Region: Luč, Baranja
Chrolonology: 1900 - 2000
Museum: Etnographic Museum in Belgrade
Country: Serbia
Culture: Serbian, Orthodox, rural
Material: Wood
Dimensions: 94 x 40 x 39 cm
Production Technique: Domestic production, coloring

Description

Made of the fir wood. Each side is composed of one piece of the wood. Legs are thin strips placed along the width on the floor. It is decorated with colors. The front side is painted with floral motifs, while the geometric patterns are represented on the sides - broken and straight lines. It was used for storing of paraphernalia.