AN OTTOMAN COURIER'S ENSEMBLE, EARLY 20TH CENTURY Bir Osmanlı Görevli Elbisesi, 20.YY Başı

AN OTTOMAN COURIER'S ENSEMBLE TURKEY. Early comprising very full gathered trousers and two jackets of blue facecloth embroidered in gilt thread; together with a pair of Turkish slippers

Woman’s ‘cepken’ (long-sleeved jacket).  Late-Ottoman, circa 1900.  Combing wool, cotton, metal thread.  Length at CB: 52 cm.

Woman’s ‘cepken’ (long-sleeved jacket). Length at CB: 52 cm.

Traditional festive costume from the Silivri district (west of Istanbul, Trakya/Thrace).  Turkish, c. 1925.  The velvet ‘şalvar’ (baggy trousers) & ‘cepken’ (long-sleeved vest) are adorned with ‘goldwork’ embroidery in ‘Maraş işi’-technique.  The circular sunflower-like motif on the vest bears a star & crescent design (= Turkish flag) in its center.  (Costume Collection of the Bakırköy Halk Oyunları Derneği, Istanbul).

Traditional festive costume from the Silivri district (west of Istanbul, Trakya/Thrace). Turkish, c. 1925. The velvet ‘şalvar’ (baggy trousers) & ‘cepken’ (long-sleeved vest) are adorned with ‘goldwork’ embroidery in ‘Maraş işi’-technique. The circular sunflower-like motif on the vest bears a star & crescent design (= Turkish flag) in its center. (Costume Collection of the Bakırköy Halk Oyunları Derneği, Istanbul).

Traditional festive costume of the Yörüks, from the mountainous districts of the Fethiye province.  Style: mid-20th century.  This is a (good) recent workshop-made copy, as worn by folk dance groups.

Traditional festive costume of the Yörüks, from the mountainous districts of the Fethiye province. This is a (good) recent workshop-made copy, as worn by folk dance groups.

Anatolian traditional women's clothes....modern clothing design...Ankara Olgunlaşma Enstitüsü

Anatolian traditional women's clothes....modern clothing design...Ankara Olgunlaşma Enstitüsü

A traditional outfit of the ‘Efe’ (or: ‘Zeybek’) from the Izmir province.  The model goes back to the 1920s.  This is a recent workshop-made copy, as worn by folk dance groups.

A traditional outfit of the ‘Efe’ (or: ‘Zeybek’) from the Izmir province. The model goes back to the This is a recent workshop-made copy, as worn by folk dance groups.

Antique Turkish vest ('yelek'). Silver embroidery on silk velvet. Late-Ottoman, 19th century.

Antique Turkish Costumes Silk Embroidery with silver thread on Velvet Ottoman Dynasty

Traditional festive costume from Trakya/Thrace.  The large ‘şalvar’ (baggy pants) and the ‘yelek’ (sleeveless vest/bodice) are embroidered in the so-called ‘Rumeli’ style, 1925-1950.  (Kavak Costume Collection - Antwerpen/Belgium).

Traditional festive costume from Trakya/Thrace. The large ‘şalvar’ (baggy pants) and the ‘yelek’ (sleeveless vest/bodice) are embroidered in the so-called ‘Rumeli’ style, (Kavak Costume Collection - Antwerpen/Belgium).

Traditional festive costume from Nebiköy (15 km NE of Tokat city).  Style: 1960s.  Ethnic group: Alevi Türkmen.  All parts are original, and bought from the village in 1989; the costume was still in use in the early 2000s.   (Kavak Costume Collection-Antwerpen/Belgium).

Traditional festive costume from Nebiköy km NE of Tokat city). All parts are original, and bought from the village in the costume was still in use in the early (Kavak Costume Collection-Antwerpen/Belgium).ı-Orhan GENEL

Front of a ‘göynek’ (underdress for women) with (cotton on cotton) embroidered underside. Dursunbey-Keles region, mid-20th century. Ethnic group: (probably) Yörük Türkmen. The rear is not decorated. (Inv.nr. gnk002 - Kavak Folklor Ekibi & Costume Collection-Antwerpen/Belgium).

Front of a ‘göynek’ (underdress for women) with (cotton on cotton) embroidered underside. Dursunbey-Keles region, mid-20th century. Ethnic group: (probably) Yörük Türkmen. The rear is not decorated. (Inv.nr. gnk002 - Kavak Folklor Ekibi & Costume Collection-Antwerpen/Belgium).

A traditional festive costume from the Manisa province.  Rural style, c. 1925-1950.

A traditional festive costume from the Manisa province. Rural style, c.

Gaziantep / TURKEY colorful "Kutnu"fabrics ...Otantik clothes

Gaziantep / TURKEY colorful "Kutnu"fabrics ...Otantik clothes

maraş işi pullu para kese modeli

maraş işi pullu para kese modeli

A traditional embroidered ‘şalvar’ (baggy trousers) from the central district of the Balıkesir province.  Ca. 1925-1950.  Part of a women’s ensemble, with  a ‘gömlek’ (shirt)alvar made of the same fabric (striped silk) and adorned with similar ‘goldwork’ embroidery in ‘tutturma’-technique (applied cord).  (Inv.nr. $al025 - Kavak Costume Collection - Antwerpen/Belgium).

A traditional embroidered ‘şalvar’ (baggy trousers) from the central district of the Balıkesir province. Ca. 1925-1950. Part of a women’s ensemble, with a ‘gömlek’ (shirt)alvar made of the same fabric (striped silk) and adorned with similar ‘goldwork’ embroidery in ‘tutturma’-technique (applied cord). (Inv.nr. $al025 - Kavak Costume Collection - Antwerpen/Belgium).

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