Turkish Textiles on display at the Sackler

"Style and Status: Imperial Costumes from Ottoman Turkey" is on display at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery of the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, DC, through January 22.

The exhibit includes robes which belonged to Sultan Selim (reigned 1512–1520), Sultan Suleyman (reigned 1520–1566) and his son Bayazid, who was executed in 1561 -- in addition to trousers, hats, cushion and floor coverings, as well as several large, inscribed textiles from the Topkapi's renowned collection.