Large ‘yazma’ (headscarf) for women. From the Dinar district (Afyon province), 1925-1950. Block-printed floral design on cotton; one half of it is edged with small glass pearls. (Inv.nr. yaz074 - Kavak Costume Collection-Antwerpen/Belgium).
Bridal headscarf from the Yörük villages in the Dursunbey district (80 km east of Balıkesir), ca. 1950-1975. Cotton, edged with clove, glass beads and metal sequins. (Source: Tekin Uludoğan, Balıkesir).
Beadwork necklace, made in the mountain village of Zerk/Altınkaya (Manavgat district, to the south of Antalya), early 2000s. Cotton, glass beads, plastic. (Inv.n° bon036 - Kavak Costume Collection-Antwerpen/Belgium).
‘Kolye / Gerdanlık’. Beadwork necklace, mid 20th century. From Türkmen villages in the Dinar district (Afyon province), e.g. Çölovası köyleri. (Kavak Folklor Ekibi & Costume Collection-Antwerpen/Belgium).
A traditional bridal costume from the Karakeçeli (Yörük) villages of the Keles district (south of Bursa). Late-Ottoman urban style, with ‘goldwork’ (silvery metal thread) embroidered robe & vest, ca. mid-20th century. (Kavak Costume Collection - Antwerpen/Belgium).
Traditional woollen ‘önlük’ (apron) from the Domaniç region (the northernmost district of the Kütahya province). Rural, ca. 1925-1950. Embroidered with multi-coloured cotton; motifs used: butterflies, flowers, bees. (Inv.n° önL049 - Kavak Costume Collection-Antwerpen/Belgium).