Traditional long woollen stockings. From the Sivas province. Ca. 1975. Two motifs used: ‘mad snake’ (in the more narrow bands) and a ‘fish’ (larger bands). Both motifs are supposed to give protection. (MAS museum, Ethnographical Collections, Antwerpen).
Traditional woollen women’s socks. From Bulgaria, 20th century. Ethnic group: Karakatsani.
Traditional short woollen stockings, for women. From the Çorum province. Ca. 1975. With a sewed leather sole. (MAS museum, Ethnographical Collections, Antwerpen).
Low section view of a person wearing traditional clothing