‘Bindallı entari’ (traditional bridal / festive woman’s dress). Adorned with goldwork in ‘sarma’ / ‘Maraş işi’ technique. Late-Ottoman, urban, circa 1900.
Embroidered women’s ‘cepken’ (long-sleeved vest) from Balıkesir (central district). Part of a festive costume, early 20th century. Golden metal thread on silk velvet; embroidery technique: ‘kordon tutturma’ (applied cord). (Inv.nr. cep029 - Kavak Costume Collection - Antwerpen/Belgium).