Traditional festive women’s hats, from the Pomak villages near Biga (Çanakkale province), ca. 1925-1950. Adorned with metallic & mica sequins, several types of glass beads and balls, cotton ‘oya’ (Turkish lace) and late-Ottoman coins. Topped with a silver(y) ‘tepelik’ (hat cover). (Source: Tekin Uludoğan, Balıkesir).
Folk dancers in the traditional century costume of the people’s militia from the Izmir region, performing a 'Zeybek' dance. Zeybek-dances are associated with the culture of the ‘Efe’ (warriors with nomadic Yörük origins, settled in Northwestern Anatolia).