A traditional daily costume from the Konya province. Middle-class urban style, worn at home, ca. 1900-1925. Containing: a silk ensemble (‘gömlek’/shirt + ‘şalvar’/baggy trousers), a large embroidered ‘yazma’ (headscarf), a ‘şal kuşak’ (waist band) and low boots-like leather shoeware. (Kavak Costume Collection - Antwerpen/Belgium).
Traditional dress costume from the Diyarbakır area. Rural style, Kurdish, 1880s. Worn for special free time activities (e.g. going to town for shopping). Featuring a satin ‘şalvar’ (baggy trousers), a cotton gown, a long-sleeved vest with patch-work decoration, an elaborate headgear and an antique silver necklace with inscribed amulet-stones. (Kavak Costume Collection - Antwerpen/Belgium).