semicircular walkway around the apse
a vision of the Second Coming of Christ seated in majesty
crossing across a nave
a molded band framing an arch
a semi-cylindrical structure made up of successive arches
subdivision of the interior space of a building
bell tower of a church
a monastery courtyard usually with covered walkways
are piers with columns or pilasters attached to the rectangular cores
armed pilgrimages armed at recovering the Holy Land from the Turks
vaulted space under part of a building in churches under the apse
designs sewn on the cloth with threads
the political, social and economic system which governed medieval society in Europe
the result of the intersection of two barrel vaults which produces a bay of four compartments
a remission of whole or part of the temporal punishment due to sin
side posts of a doorway
in a Romanesque choir this consists of apse, ambulatory and radiating chapels
Pilgrimage Type Church
one visited by many of the groups of faithful to venerate relics of the saints for grace and indulgences. The nave was increased in length; the side aisles were doubled and extended around the ambulatory to facilitate the flow of crowds.
monumental doorway usually decorated with elaborate embellishment
four part vaulting system
a series of small chapels for the display of relics, which were arranged around an ambulatory
bits of bones, clothing or instruments of torture were revered by the faithful as instruments of healing
a chest or repository for the keeping or displaying of relics
supporting arches along the groins of the vaults
(1050-1200) a heavy, solid architectural style which was characterized by round arches, great stone portals, rich decoration and massive stone walls.
six part vaulting system
the lowest stone of an arch
designs were woven into cloth
upper galleries over the inner aisle and opening down into nave for over flow crowds
a central post supporting a lintel
prominent semi circular lunette above a doorway
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