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the result of the intersection of two barrel vaults which produces a bay of four compartments
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.
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
(1050-1200) a heavy, solid architectural style which was characterized by round arches, great stone portals, rich decoration and massive stone walls.
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