1840 c. Antique Turkish Textile. A Woman's Kaftan worn at Court. The purple silk velvet is embroidered with gold thread strip and sequins in dival work and in stem stitch. The pattern is 'Shah's pleasure'.
Festive woman’s dress (‘bindallı entari’). Late-Ottoman, urban, end of 19th century. Embroidery technique: ‘sarma’ / ‘Maraş işi’.
A woman's caftan (‘bindalli entari’). Circa 1840. Late-Ottoman upper class dress, possibly from Konya. Velvet adorned with goldwork embroidery, minuscule golden spirals and metallic sequins.
Bindalli Late 19th Century Ottoman Empire Belonged to Sultana Kočmanović from Prizren, married to a merchant from Skopje Spira Isailović Tetovac; passed from generation to generation as a part of the dowry