Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Allepo

#1 historical reference -
Palmyra: siddreyeh Jacket

 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Allepo

#1 rayon jacquard thob and
#2 hand-embroidered siddreyeh jacket

 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Allepo

#1 rayon jacquard thob

         

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Allepo
#1: rayon thob palm tree back
panel (shrinyar)

 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Allepo
#2 hand-embroidered
siddreyeh jacket

 

 

 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Allepo
#2 siddreyeh detail of sleeve and shoulder with date

         

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Allepo

 #3 historical reference - Ayn il Khadra: thob

 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Allepo

#3: Khan Sheikhoon thob

 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Allepo

#3: Khan Sheikhoon thob back
panel (shinyar)

         

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Allepo
#4  historical reference -
Mohardah: thob

 


Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Allepo
#4 Aleppo region: machine
embroidered thob

 



Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Allepo

#4 Aleppo region: thob
side panel detail

         

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Allepo


#5: Khan Sheikhoon: thob with fine
hand embroidery

 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Allepo

#5 Khan Sheikhoon thob detail

 

 

 

         
 Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Druz Damascus
#6 historical reference: apron from Aleppo region
 

Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Druz Damascus

 

#6 Aleppo region: velvet
embroidered apron

 

 

         

Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Druz Damascus

#7 historical reference: women's
abayya

 

Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Druz Damascus

#7 Aleppo region: women's
short abayya

   
         
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Allepo
#8 - historical reference
block-printed silk scarf from Aleppo
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Allepo
# 8 block-printed silk scarf woven
in Aleppo city
 


#9 Aleppo second silk scarf

         


#10 Aleppo: third silk scarf
 


#11 Aleppo fourth silk scarf (no photo)
12 Aleppo fifth silk scarf

 

 

         

#13 Aleppo region: wool tapestry
 


#13 Aleppo region wool tapestry detail



 

 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Allepo

#14 and #15 historical reference - Harran al-'Awamid: thob, belt, and siddreye

  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Allepo

#14 and #15 historical reference -debke costume with siddreyeh, homsiyeh headdress, sirwal leggings.
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Allepo

#14 and #15 Beit Tima (Golan): two thobs worn with #13 sidreyyeh and
#14 sirwal.
         
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Damascus
#16 Beit Tima (Golan):
cotton siddreyeh
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Damascus
#16 Beit Tima (Golan): patchwork
lining of cotton siddreyeh
  Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus Weiss-Armush
#17 Beit Tima (Golan): pair of
cotton embroidered sirwal leggings.
         
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Damascus
#18 historical reference - Daraya:
milkmaid's apron
  Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus Weiss-Armush#18  Daraya: milkmaid's apron   Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus Weiss-Armush
#18 Daraya: hand woven apron ties
         
Syria traditional clothing dresses folk
#19 historical reference - Al Badiye:
embroidered velvet jacket made in Damascus
  Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus
#19 Damascus: embroidered
velvet jacket
  Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus Weiss-Armush
#19 Damascus: back view of embroidered velvet jacket
         

Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus
#20 black moire jacket with braided trim

 

Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus
#20 black moire jacket detail

 

 

         

Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus

#21 historical reference - Damascus: Palestinian thob

  Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Palestine Weiss-Armush
#21 Damascus: black cotton
Palestinian thob from Yarmook
  Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Palestine Weiss-Armush
#21 Damascus: black cotton
Palestinian thob detail
         

Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Quteife Weiss-Armush
#22 Damascus: new Palestinian
raw silk thob

 

Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Quteife Weiss-Armush
#22 Damascus: back of new
Palestinian raw silk thob

 

Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Quteife Weiss-Armush
#20 Damascus: detail of diyal
pan2l of Palestinian raw silk thob

         
Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus
#23 Damascus: blue rayon Palestinian
thob from Yarmook
  Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus
#23 Damascus: blue rayon Palestinian
thob from Yarmook
   
         
Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Quteife Weiss-Armush
#24 historical reference -
Quteife: thob with 'queen's sleeves'
  Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus Weiss-Armush#24 Qalamoon: red thob with 'queen's sleeves'   Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus

#24 Qalamoon: detail of alternating rows of silk embroidery and tatting
         

Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus Weiss-Armush
#24 Qalamoon:: second red thob with 'queen's sleeves'

 

Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus Weiss-Armush
#25 Qalamoon: detail f tatting to join seams

   
         

Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Ghouta
#26  historical reference

 

Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus Weiss-Armush
#26  Damascus: from Kafar
Soosa and Daraya

 

Syria traditional clothing dresses folk chador Sitti Zeinab Weiss-Armush
#27 - Damascus: chador from Sitti
Zeinab

         
Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus Weiss-Armush
#28 historical reference -
Damascu
s: blue wedding thob
  Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus Weiss-Armush
#28 Damascus: blue wool wedding
thob with hand couched medallions
 

 

         
Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus Weiss-Armush
#29  Damascus: special design
Aghabani velvet thob
  Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus Weiss-Armush
#29 detail of Damascus Aghabani
velvet thob
   
         

Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus Weiss-Armush
#30 historical reference -
Damascus: woven fabric belt

  Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus Weiss-Armush
#30 and #31 woven fabric for belts
  Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus Weiss-Armush
#32 wool extensions for braids
         

Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus Weiss-Armush#33 historical reference

 

Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus Weiss-Armush
#33 brass coins for headdress

 


#34 beaded headdress ornament (iilaqa)

         

Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus Weiss-Armush
#35 Damascus: pair of embroidered
cotton cloths

 

Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus Weiss-Armush
#36 Damascus: Palestinian
embroidered bodice (qabbeh)

  Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus Weiss-Armush
#37 Damascus: cotton
embroidered cloth
         
Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus Weiss-Armush
#38 Damascus: silk wedding wrap
(footah) for Turkish bath
 
#39 embroidered wedding towel
for Turkish bath
   
         

#40 and 41 beaded braid ornaments and handkerchief
 


#42 clioth medallions
   
Syria traditional clothing, dresses folk Hama, Weiss-Armush
#43 historical reference - Hama
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Hama
#43 Hama: tye-died silk (ezzi) thob
with jacket #19 and scarf #45
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Hama#43 Hama: tye-died silk (ezzi) thob
         
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Hama
#44 Hama: silver embroidered tye-died
raw silk (ezzi) thob
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Hama
#44 Hama: detail
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Hama
#45 Hama: indigo silk (ezzi) thob
         

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Hama


#44 Hama: indigo silk (ezzi) thob

 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Hama
#44 Hama: indigo detail

  Syria traditional clothing, dresses folk Hama, Weiss-Armush
#45 Hama: silk tye-died (ezzi)scarf
         
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Hama
#46 Hama: wool belt
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Hama
#47 Hama: acrylic belt
   
   
   

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Houraan
#48 historical reference - Homs
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Homs
#48 Homs: black silk homseeyeh headdress
 

 

 

         
Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Homs Weiss-Armush
#49 historical reference - Homs
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Homs
#49 Homs: black silk
homseeyeh headdress
   
         
Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Homs Weiss-Armush
#50 historical reference - Homs
  Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Homs Homs Weiss-Armush
#50 Homs: red silk homseeyeh headdress
   
         

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Hawran
#51 historical reference - Hawran
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Hawran
#51 Hawran cotton thob and
#52 wool jacket
  Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Hawran Weiss-Armush
#51 Hawran thob detail
         
Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Hawran Weiss-Armush

#52 Hawran wool jacket front
  Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Hawran Weiss-Armush

#52 Hawran wool jacket back
   
         
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Hawran
#53 Hawran wool jacket with
hand couched trim
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Hawran
#53 Hawran jacket embroidery
detail
  Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Hawran Weiss-Armush
#53 Hawran jacket wool lining and
chest pocket
         
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Hawran
#54 historical reference - Hawran headdress
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Hawran
#54 Hawran: coin and beadwork
headdress (wirja) with hijab #55
   
         
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Hawran
#56 historical reference - Hawran
neckpiece
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Hawran
#57 Hawran: polyester thob worn with #56 and #57 hijab
 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Serakib
#58 historical reference - Serakib thob

 


Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Serakib
#58 Serakib: thob with heavy red hand embroidery

 


Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Serakib#58 Serakib detail

         

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Serakib#59 Serakib: thob with colorful highlights on red embroidery

 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Serakib#59 Serakib thob detail

 

 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Serakib#60 Serakib: black thob with machine embroidery

         
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Serakib
#61 historical reference - Serakib headdress and neckpiece
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Serakib
#61 Serakib: neckpiece
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Serakib
#61 Serakib: neckpiece detail
         
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Serakib
#61 Serakib neckpiece, worn with headdress
   

 


Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Suhne#62s0 historical reference - Suhne thob and neckpiece   Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Suhne#62 Suhne: extra long thob
 


         

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Suhne

#63 Suhne: rayon satin thob

 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Suhne

#63 Suhne: rayon satin thob
detail

   
         
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Suhne#64 Suhne: coat with heavy red embroidery   Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Suhne#64 Suhne coat detail   Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children
#65 Suhne: coat with multicultural
and red embroidery
         
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Suhne
#66 Suhne skirt
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Suhne#66 Suhne skirt detail   Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Suhne
#67 Suhne skirt
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Yelek
#68 historical reference - yelek
 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Suhne
#68 historical reference - yelek

   
         
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Yelek
#68 historical reference - yelek
  Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Yelek Qumbaz Weiss-Armush
#68 yelek: indigo dyed heavy
cotton with hand embroidery
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Yelek
#68 yelek: indigo dyed heavy
cotton detail
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Yelek
#69 historical reference - yelek
 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Yelek
#69 yelek from Kafr Tackreem

  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Yelek
#69 yelek from Kafr Tackreem
         

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Yelek
#69 yelek from Kafr Tackreem
detail

  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Yelek
#69 yelek from Kafr Tackreem
detail
 

 

         
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Suhne
#70 historical reference - qumbaz

 

  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Yelek
#70 qumbaz: contemporary
long green coat
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Yelek
#71 qumbaz: contemporary coat
from Aleppo
         

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Yelek
#72 historical reference -
striped qumbaz

 

 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Yelek
#72 historical reference -
striped qumbaz

  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Yelek
#72 striped qumbaz
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children
#73 historical reference - man's abba cloak and embroidered thob
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children
#73 man's abba cloak
and kafeeyahs #74, 75, 76
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children
#77 and #78 man's festive
white and black silk abbas
         
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children
#77 festive white abba
with #79 silk satin thob
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children#78 festive black abba and
#80 boy's rayon satin thob
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children
#80 boy's rayon satin thob
         

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children
#81 historical reference - wool
Bedouin jacket

 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children#81 wool Bedouin jacket (reversible)

 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children
#81 wool Bedouin jacket (reversible)

         

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children
#82 historical reference - wedding
sirwal and qamis with silk abba


 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children
#82 wedding sirwal and qamis
with silk belt

 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children
#82 wedding sirwal and kamis-detail

         
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children

#83 historical reference - sirwal
 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children#83 heavy black cotton sirwal

 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children
#84 rayon satin
embroidered sirwal

         
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children
#85 black moire vest (jubbe)
with corded embroidery
 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children#86 ottoman child's vest (jubbe)

 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children#86 detail of ottoman juibbe

         

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children
#87 historical reference - sirwal

 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children

#87 child's vest and sirwal

  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children#88 child's vest and sirwal
         
Syria traditional clothing dresses folk Damascus Weiss-Armush
#89 historical reference - cloth
belt
 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children
#89 wool and #90 silk cloth belts

   
         

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children
#91 Suhne: girl's thob

  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children
#92 Suhne: girl's skirt
 

 

         
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children#93 Serakib: girl's thob   Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children

#93 Serakib: girl's thob
 

Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children
#94 Damascus: girl's striped qumbaz

         
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children#95 Hama: girl's ezze thob
with collar and belt
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children
#95 Hama: girl's ezze thob
  Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children

#95 Hama: collar for girl's ezze thob
         
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children#96 Hawran: girl's contemporary dress   Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children#97 Damascus: girl's aghabani thob    
         
Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children#98 Damascus: girl's prayer clothes   Syria costumes clothing dresses embroidery traditional Men and Children
#99 Damascus: girl's Palestinian
dress