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30 terms

DHE 461 Midterm #3

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Basilica
Worship, Apse is main focus at west end, Nave opposite end, Narethex for non-baptized
Martyria
Commemorating saints, memorializing dead, tomb, services, double side aisles
Baptistry
Centrally planned, commonly octagon, minimal decor, arches support dome
Mausoulea
Important people/few visitors, tombs, central plan with cross-section, aisles around circular nave
Tunica interior
fitted, full-length robes
Tunica Superior
short, wide sleeved robes
Segmentae
applied patches on byzantine dress
Pallium
long, narrow, jeweled scarf
Paludamentum
Large elaborate cloak fastened at one shoulder
Tablion
square, cape-like garment worn over paludamentum
Squinch
square base, round dome
Pendantive
Dome with base of arches
Tiraz
Islamic textile workshops controlled by local rulers
Shrine
centrally planned, similar to EC Mausoleum, geometric designs
Mosques
services & speeches inside, domes, designed for prayer
Sahn
Exterior courtyard to mosque
Minarets
Towers for call to prayer
Mihrab
Indicate direction fo mecca
Mimbar
Elevated seat for readings in mosque
Trabeated
Post & Lintel construction
Arcuated
A structure that depends on arches for support
Nave
Central portion of a basilica or church
Vestibulum
Outdoor area in front of home where guests wait to enter
Atrium
A courtyard open to the sky w/rooms on all sides
Transept
Portion of structure that crosses the main structure at a right angle creating a cross-like shape
Apse
Curved end of building opposite entrance
Ambulatories
Walkway between apse & altar
Thawb
Ankle-length garment, similar to a robe
Burda
Covering over the Thawb
Westwerk
West side entry 2 towers