Flashcards in Ch 4 & 5 Vocab Deck (27)
An oblong hall with a columned porch.
A colonnaded porch or walkway.
Parallel, concave grooves that are used to ornament a surface.
Define wattle and daub.
Construction made of interwoven poles or sticks (wattle) in which is plastered a layer of clay or mud (daub).
A round window or roof opening
An ornamental sunken panel in a ceiling, vault, or the lower surface of an arch, beam, or other architectural feature
The interior chamber of a classical temple, in which usually stood the cult statue
the public baths of ancient Rome
a roman couch
a sofa in the roman dining room
a seat of honor, sometimes carved in stone
a seat, specifically the chair of a bishop
a folding stool
a chair with a curved back, curved legs, and curved seat that meet at the center of the front
a cupboard for the display of family treasures
branched candlesticks or lamp stand
a horizontal feature used as the heading of over draperies and made of textile, wood, metal, or other material
Define Groin Vault.
where two barrel vault met at right angles
Define Barrel vault.
a roman town house
a building or room cylindrical in shape, usually topped with a dome
a roman house, the roof opening above the atrium
a low dining table
the basin set into the floor that catches the rain falling through the compluvium
a roman apartment building
a country estate, including both house and grounds