Karadam

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Karadam

 

an ancient Azerbaijani dwelling, with a wooden roof in the form of a stepped arch. In Armenia such a structure was called a glkhatun; in Georgia, a darbazi. The karadam was common primarily in the Lesser Caucasus, including Nagornyi Karabakh. In some regions these dwellings are still in existence.

REFERENCE

Il’ina, M. Drevneishie tipy zhilishch Zakavkaz’ia. [Moscow] 1946.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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