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Unformatted text preview: o Barrel vault o Groin vault Pont du Gard, Nimes, France, 16 BC-Used for moving water about o Gravity allowed the water to move fairly naturally-Baths, acted as a hang out place-Stones can be up to two tons each o Arches allowed water to flow through as well as being structurally sound Nero:-Year 14 AD, Augustus dies-64 Fire in Rome-68 AD Nero dies-66-70 AD Jerusalem campaign (Vespasian and Titus) Colosseum -Seating area: cavea. o Tiered Different people sat in different sections o Reflected Roman hierarchies All viewing the same action, though, so bound together by common experience-Engaged columns. o Half columns o Do nothing structurally o Doric order or Tuscan order columns...
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This note was uploaded on 02/17/2012 for the course ARHI 2300 taught by Professor Kemling during the Spring '09 term at UGA.
- Spring '09