6 April 1908|
Tuzla, Condominium of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Austria-Hungary
|Died||19 November 1990
Sarajevo, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina, SFR Yugoslavia
|Known for||Bosnian history|
Šefik Bešlagić (6 April 1908 – 19 November 1990) was a cultural historian from Bosnia. From 1953 to 1967 Šefik Bešlagić was the director of the Institute for the Protection of Cultural Monuments of Bosnia and Herzegovina. He explored the medieval necropolis of marble or Stećci. He was a historian of material culture, especially of stones (Stećci, nišani, čatrnje, stolice).
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