The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
in the folk art of Kazakhstan and Kirghizia, a felt wall rug decorated with appliqués of red, black, or blue cloth, frequently combined with embroidery using colored silks and gold thread and with metallic appliqués.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.