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Zellige is terra cotta tilework covered with enamel in the form of chips set into plaster. This form of Islamic art is one of the main characteristics of Moroccan architecture. It consists of geometrically patterned mosaics, used to ornament walls, ceilings, fountains, floors, pools and tables.

Zellige (it); 化粧煉瓦 (ja); zellige (fr); Zellige (es); Zellige (id); Lauza beiraztatu (eu); Ель Заліж (uk); Zellige (nl); Зулляйдж (ru); Zellige (ca); Zellij (de); Zellige (pt); Zellige (en); زليج (ar); 泽利吉 (zh); Zeližas (lt) architectural element (en); فن عريق من بلاط فسيفسائي من أشكال فخارية هندسية مدقوقة قطعة بقطعة مركّبة في لوحة من الجبس. (ar); carrelage en mosaïque, une des principales caractéristiques de l'art arabo-andalou (fr); tipo de mosaico ornamental (es) Марокканская мозаика (ru); ゼッリージュ (ja)
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