Traditional festive ‘gümüş başlık’ (silver headgear) from the Urfa region. Mid-20th century. Small silver plates, turquoise, silver ‘tepelik’ (round cover of the hat), chains, late-Ottoman coins; imitation-hair in ‘ibrişim’ (thick black silk threads). (Source: ‘Tarihi Türk Kadın Kıyafetleri’, Istanbul 1986).
Traditional festive headgear from the Türkmen villages in the Keçiborlu district (lying North of Isparta). Adorned with beadwork, similar to that found with the Türkmen in the neighbouring Afyon-Dinar district.