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Traditional festive costume of the Karakeçeli villages in the district of Keles (south of Bursa). Clothing style: mid-20th century. (Kavak Folklor Ekibi & Costume Collection-Antwerpen/Belgium).

Close-ups of a traditional bridal costume from the Karakeçeli (Yörük) villages of the Keles district (south of Bursa). Late-Ottoman urban style, ca. mid-20th century. On exhibit in the Bursa Etnografya Müzesi. © (both pictures) Dick Osseman.

The traditional bridal costume from the Karakeçeli (Yörük) villages of the Keles district (south of Bursa). Village (rural) style, ca. mid-20th century. (Kavak Costume Collection - Antwerpen/Belgium).

Rear of a ‘göynek’ (underdress for women), adorned with (cotton on cotton) embroidery. From the Marmara region, mid-20th century. Ethnic group: Türkmen. (Inv.nr. gnk005 - Kavak Folklor Ekibi & Costume Collection-Antwerpen/Belgium).

Traditional bridal headgear of the Karakeçeli villages in the district of Keles (south of Bursa). Clothing style: mid-20th century. In close-up: the ‘fes’ (cap), adorned with beadwork panels. (Kavak Folklor Ekibi & Costume Collection-Antwerpen/Belgium).