Tuesday, August 5, 2008

Chleb i sól - Bread and Salt

FEEFHS attendees accept the traditional offering of Bread and salt - Chleb i sól

1938- 2008

Folk art chest from the skansen: Wielkopolski Ethnographic Park

Photo taken in 2000 at the Wielkopolski Etnographic Park Dziekanowice
Branch of the Museum.
The reconstruction of a typical Wielkopolska village. WEP presents a variety of chronologically and socially diverse architectural structures of the historical region of Wielkopolska from the 17th to 20th centuries. The exhibition features fully furnished interiors which constitute an integral part of this architectural complex.

Folk art box inspired by the Poznan chest

The box has the marriage year (1886) of my great grandparents' Marianna Adamska and Piotr Wojtkowiak's wedding held at the parish of Rogalinek, Schrimm, Posen, Preußen.