The male world in the early 20th century is a subject of the guest exhibition from RHM Targovishte, which will open in Ethnographic Museum Burgas on 2 September (Wednesday) at 17:30 under the accompaniment of old urban songs.
"I'm Goshko, the Pretty Boy" presents the urban man of recent times (late 19th - beg. of the 20th c.) in his natural environment, on the street and in the restaurants, at the barbershop, café or pub, clothing salon or photo-studio.
The exhibition allows visitors to immerse in the atmosphere of the old town, the romance of those "male time" when to be a "gentleman" was a question of honour and dignity. Male vanity is presented in the form of daily habits, clothing and accessories.
Visitors of all ages can touch, learn or recall typically male crafts such as barber, tailor, barman, bootblack through reenactments displaying variety of interesting and forgotten men's clothes, toiletries, daily attributes such as a cane, rosary, umbrella, cigarette case, pipe, cigarette holder, clock, even suspenders and overshoes.
In exceptional security measures from the Louvre Museum returned two of the most valuable exhibits of the Archaeological Museum in Burgas. Within minutes after transportation artifacts were returned to their places in the exposure of museum workers. At the beginning of the year two French restavratorki arrived in Burgas, to cater for the stone relief of the goddess Cybele, dated from the end of the V century BC and a marble statue of a man (Kouros), dated from the late sixth century BC Kouros headless is known as the earliest statue found in Bulgarian lands - Peninsula Atiya.
Bulgarian traditional jewellery - elegance and glamour
The exhibition of traditional adornment from all ethnic Bulgarian territory, presents the jewelry craftsmanship during the Bulgarian Renaissance in the 18th to the early 20th century. Unique samples of different types of elegant female decoration for head, hands, breastplates and belts astonish with their beauty and detail.
Live tropical butterflies fly once again in the hall of the Natural History Museum in Burgas (30 K.Fotinov St). They arrived the day before in a pupa stage, and today 24.07.2015, the first of them have already opened their colourful wings.
On June 9 this year during archeological digs at the site Aquae Calidae in Burgas was found an exceptionally valuable inscription in Greek on a marble slab. In it are mentioned the names of three of the last Thracian kings and the dynastic connection between them.
A press conference to present the interesting finds discovered in the archaeological complex Aquae Calidae will be held on Thursday - July 9 at 10:30 h in the hall of the Archaeological Museum (ul.Bogoridi 21) in Burgas.
Besides a variety of household items and coins from all ages and countries, the site preserved a monument of great significance - a kind of key to the past, which will add new lines in the history books.