The fez may remind us of a time passed, but it was introduced as a measure to democratize the headdress of Ottoman officials. Introduced under the modernizing reign of Sultan Mahmud II, it symbolized egalitarian elegance. Enjoy the scent and sparkle of past times with this graceful symbol of the empire.
The base of the large measures roughly 7 inches and 6 inches tall (17.5 cm x 15.5 cm).
The base of the small measures roughly 4 inches and 3.4 inches tall (9.9 cm x 8.5 cm).