DWELLINGS IN THE VILLAGE OF GURI I BARDHË IN THE REGION OF MAT, ALBANIA

Mikalis Cubi
2019 Zenodo  
The village of Guri i Bardhë has got five neighborhoods which are located on the dominant hills. The houses are typically fenced off. There is only 3-storied dome tower of Dezhgejve. In these houses three of them are cultural monuments. The houses are decorated with symbols and different writings in Ottomans language and Albanian language, too. The symbols are carved mostly on top of the doors and corners like pines, flying snakes, etc. It is given the year when it was built and the name of the
more » ... and the name of the owner of the house. The master builders were mostly villagers. They were from Dibra and Macedonia. In the bedrooms they had a bathroom which proves the evidence of civilization. The ground floor was used for cattle and different objects. The Guest room had always a special care.
doi:10.5281/zenodo.2550155 fatcat:oceybzqzbnae7cjjj7wd7ycv64