Greek-orthodox festive costumes of the Konya-Niğde region (Cappadocia).  Clothing style: early 20th century.  The dancers use wooden spoons as a kind of castanets; they ‘borrowed’ the tradition from the Turks, who call these dances ‘kaşık oyunları’ (spoon play/dances).

Greek-orthodox festive costumes of the Konya-Niğde region (Cappadocia). Clothing style: early 20th century. The dancers use wooden spoons as a kind of castanets; they ‘borrowed’ the tradition from the Turks, who call these dances ‘kaşık oyunları’ (spoon play/dances).

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