Card Set Information
Additional projecting bands line the underside of the arches of the nave arcade.
he upper part of the nave, choir, and transepts of a large church, containing a series of windows. It is clear of the roofs of the aisles and admits light to the central parts of the building.
a structure built above the height of the main ceiling with windows that illuminate the space below.
a canopy suspended over a sacred space, also called a ciborium, symbolizing the Holy Sepulcher, covers the main altar in the apse.
The capital of a column covered with stories
Drawing of St. James cathedral...housed pilgrims
A container for relics (Reliquary statue of sainte foy contains skull)
of or relating to a reformed Benedictine monastic order founded at Cluny in eastern France in 910.
a vertical recessed triangular space forming the center of a pediment, typically decorated. (Depicts mathew, mark, luke and john)
a band of molding, resembling an architrave, around the lower curve of an arch (designs in the arch)
Creates beautiful textures
the outline of the pattern
a vault forming a half cylinder.
the bottom area of a arch
a horizontal support of timber, stone, concrete, or steel across the top of a door or window.
a side post or surface of a doorway, window, or fireplace.
an Italian bell tower, esp. a freestanding one.
the re-use of earlier building material or decorative sculpture on new monuments.
a section of wall or a pillar between two openings, esp. a pillar dividing a large doorway in a church.
A historiated initial is an enlarged letter at the beginning of a paragraph or other section of text, which contains a picture.