The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a one-sided napless carpet with designs consisting mainly of large medallions covered with small geometric, plant, and animal motifs. The sumakh is a typical example of the folk art of the Azerbaijan SSR.
REFERENCEKerimov, L. Azerbaidzhanskii kover. Baku-Leningrad .
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