журнал ARTCARPET ArtCarpet #6 2021 ENG - Page 19

USHAK
MILAS
ANTIQUE CARPETS
Tokat
Kars
Sivas
Erzurum yseri Malatya
Van
Siirt
Adiyaman Hakkari ana Gaziantep
Hatay

USHAK

Luxuriously decorated woolen carpets of this city were intended for the court in Istanbul and were highly evaluated in Europe . These masterpieces have a variety of artistic compositions : ushak with a medallion , ushak with stars , ushak with a bird , ushak chintamani . The main colours for the medallion are bright blue and red , and yellow in the stems of the floral ornament .

MILAS

The district is famous for its special prayer rugs with a strict geometric pattern and a pointed mihrab niche , which is called an arrowhead . Brickred central field with a niche contrasts with an ivory upper part , decorated with stylised images of flowers .
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