THE AREA ANCIENT ART OF NAKHCHIVAN

Togrul HALİLOV

The article studies the bone development, stone working and pottery in Nakhichivan. It was defined that bone development and pottery wasone of the ancient craftsmanship areas in Nakhichivan. The bone, stones and pottery products differed from one another in their size, shape, ornaments on them, the material the were made of and the technology. The pottery products made by Nakhichivan potters were divided into two groups-welfare and kitchen ceramics. Their similar monuments in the South Caucasus and the Middle East in the same period, the archaeological materials found in the Urmia basin and Eastern Anatolia.

Key Words: Nakhichivan, Bone development, Hottery, Stone working,