Woman’s jacket (in place of vest, for indoors). Late-Ottoman, from the Balkans (Epirus?), 19th century.
Albanian woman sleeveless jacket
Uniform Date: 1925 Culture: British Medium: wool, metallic thread, brass, steel, silk, feathers, leather Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 43 1/4 in. (109.9 cm) Length (b): 48 1/2 in. (123.2 cm) Length (c): 29 1/2 in. (74.9 cm)
Le Musée du Patrimoine à Guellala – Jerba- 2ième partie : Costumes traditionnels
Traditional festive costume from the Silivri district (West of Istanbul, Trakya/Thrace). Turkish, 1900-1925. The velvet ‘cepken’ (long-sleeved vest) & ‘şalvar’ (baggy trousers) are adorned with ‘goldwork’ embroidery in ‘Maraş işi’-technique. The circular sunflower-like motif on the vest bears a star & crescent design (= Turkish flag) in its center. (Kavak Costume Collection - Antwerpen/Belgium).
1835-1949 Greek ensemble (silk, wool, metallic embroidery) | Metropolitan Museum of Art
Turkish well-to-do lady from Istanbul. Late-Ottoman, 1800-1850.