Batman Universitesi Yasam Bilimleri Dergisi
Cilt 1, Sayı 1  Ocak-Haziran 2012  (ISSN: 2147-4877, E-ISSN: 2459-0614)
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1356125352 Erzurum’s Cultural Heritage “Ehram”

The cradle of various civilizations and cultures, and the parade route is rich
in handicrafts, as well as our country has a long history that is obvious. Dress oneself
up the history of mankind began with the problems of people. A home to shelter, food
and clothing needs of the people constitute the most natural. These needs are in the
clothing, the body is a tool that protects against external aggressors. Besides clothing,
beautiful appearance, self-realization, which includes features such as expression
of personality and fulfilling these desires, is an art. Women’s clothing along with
Islam, has taken shape in accordance with their beliefs. Erzurum of Ehram, made
entirely from sheep’s wool, the women used as outer clothing, street dress of covered
women in one piece. Even if only to reflect the character of the outer clothing as well
as being dressed up until the person is central. Even if there is a separate language
used Ehrams’ embroidery. Taken as an analogy with nature is a part where some
of these old rugs, carpets and socks textiles to fit are copies. Others are the result
of imaginary things, and again named in analogy with any object in nature. In this
report, which is the cultural heritage of Erzurum Ehram weaving past and present,
examining composition of motifs used Ehrams mentioned.