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Re: passport 1901-1919

Postby Tessa78 » 11 Nov 2011, 03:15

Sabino wrote:Hi,

What do you understand by giusta writing in an Italian passport (passaporto a libretto 1913) for height?
giustais person of average height? That has always been my understanding...
This manner to indicate the height was banal? and for tall person what annotation could be used?Alto...


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Re: passport 1901-1919

Postby Tessa78 » 12 Nov 2011, 15:26

Ciao!
In realtà hanno indicato l'altezza,come hai detto tu, con la misurazione, ma forse non c'era tempo per questo in alcuni casi.
Vedi sotto.

In questo sito ...
http://www.roangelo.net/iacovelli/passport.html
Connotati del Titolare del Passaporto
[Description of the Passport Holder]

Statua [Height] giusta [(Neither tall nor short)]
Età [Age] anni 17 compiti [17 years completed]
Fronte [Face] regolare [regular]
Occhi [Eyes] castani [chestnut-colored]
Naso [Nose] giusta [(symmetrical)]
Bocca [Mouth]
Capelli [Hair] biondi [blonde]
Barba [Beard]
Baffi [Mustache]
Colorito [Coloring] naturale [natural]
Corporatura [Build] giusta [(Neither fat nor thin)]
Statua [Posture] giusta [(good)]
Segni particolari [Identifying marks] cicatrice al disotto
sella mascella destra [scar below the right jaw]


Esempi:
http://www.montaltouffugo.org/documents ... rafa2b.jpg
http://www.montaltouffugo.org/documents ... rt1929.jpg

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Re: passport 1901-1919

Postby Tessa78 » 12 Nov 2011, 22:25

Prego!
Sono lieto di aiutarvi :D

A presto...

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