An embroidered ‘etek’ (skirt) from the Pomak villages near Biga (Çanakkale prov.). Part of the traditional festive costume for women. Mid-20th century. Adorned with (cotton & lurex threads) embroidery on cotton, cotton crochet lace with metal sequins, metal (imitation) Ottoman coins, and (cotton or orlon) pom-poms. (Inv.nr. ete001 - Kavak Costume Collection - Antwerpen/Belgium).