Nazlı Pınar YERİN- Lalenaz çini

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Iznik tile, Topkapi Palace

Iznik tile, Topkapi Palace

Kalkan Kültür Evi: 09-19/07/2013 Nur Tekin "Resim,Takı,Tezhip,Minyatür" Karma Sergisi

Kalkan Kültür Evi: 09-19/07/2013 Nur Tekin "Resim,Takı,Tezhip,Minyatür" Karma Sergisi

Ottoman Iznik Plate

Turquoise Rimless Iznik Pottery Dish- Tulips and Carnations-Handmade-Home Decor

Ottoman Iznik Plate

Star Tile, 13th century, Iran

Star Tile, 13th century, Iran

The so-called chintamani design is one of the most recognisable Ottoman decorative motifs comprised of paired wavy lines or tiger stripes, based on the depiction of the tiger skin coat worn by the Iranian hero Rustam, while the three balls motif may have had apotropaic associations among Turkic peoples, warding off evil by reflecting it back at the perpetrator.

The so-called chintamani design is one of the most recognisable Ottoman decorative motifs comprised of paired wavy lines or tiger stripes, based on the depiction of the tiger skin coat worn by the Iranian hero Rustam, while the three balls motif may have had apotropaic associations among Turkic peoples, warding off evil by reflecting it back at the perpetrator.

Iran, Kashan tile, glazed fritware, c. 1270.

Iran, Kashan tile, glazed fritware, c. 1270.

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PRIVATE DESIGN ... 5

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