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AP Art History Romanesque Europe

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Feudal Society
The social, political, military, and economic system that prevailed in the Middle Ages and beyond in some parts of Europe.
Radiating Chapels
In medieval churches chapels for the display of relics that open directly onto the ambulatory and the transept.
Barrel Vault
A rounded vault room
Groin Vault
A type of roof that is overlapping barrel vaults
Engaged Column
A half rounded column attached to a will.
Compound Pier
A pier with a group or cluster of attached shafts or responds especially characteristic of gothic/romanesque .
Springing
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Transverse Arch
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Crypt
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Mandorla
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Pax Vobis
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Clunaic Order
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Cloister
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historiated chapel
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Bestiary
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Tympanum
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Voussoirs
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Archivolts
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Lintel
A horizontal beam used to span an opening
Trumeau
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Jambs
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The Crusades
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Transverse Barrel Vault
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Pointed Arches
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Cathedral
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Campanile
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Clerestory
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Rib Vault
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Eleanor of Aquitaine
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Hildegard von Bigen
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Reliquary
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Incrustation
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Buttress
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Quadrant Arch
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Tapestry
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Embroidery
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