Giftlandturkey is a Istanbul based importer/wholesaler and retail of handcrafted mosaic lamps and ceramic works.
Our focus lies on constantly developing new and unique products to give unique style to your home . We believe home is most important place in the world therefore we have decided to put our expertise, experience, new projects and work force together lamps inspired by different cultures of Anatolia. So we made mosaic lamps collections to bring new pattern to your home. All of models are truly original, handmade of brass and brass plate extra fine glasses of its original colour.
What is the main difference between a moroccon and Turkish lamp?
First of all, the two lamps have very different origins, as can be seen on their names. The second and maybe the main difference can be found in material details which are used in design and production proccess. Turkish lamps are mainly made of glass which is made by cutting colored glass in geometrical shapes and getting them together in a special design. But the other one is made of metal, and the patterns are made with holes on it.
Using a Turkish lamp is the key part of Middle Eastern decoration. Becuse it’s not all about having a couch, known as diwan, colored pillows or a eastern style rugs… Turkish lamps are the real integral part of egzotic and oriental styling. You can have amazing pattern designs with mosaics on Turkish lamps. So its beter to call the product “Turkish Mosaic Lamp”. Traditional “Turkish Mosaic Lamps” generally have the same patterns like, stars and flowers.
The stars on Turkish mosaic lamps are generally known as “six-point star”. The six-point star is a simple geometric shape which consists the intersection of two equilateral triangles. It’s an ancient symbol and appears in many religions.
The flowers on Turkish mosaic lamps have almost the same smilarities with the flowers in otoman, Arabic and Islamic artifacts. These lamps are holding and coloring the ligh for ages….