Unformatted text preview: Menorah- sacred Jew item. Very important to Romans Pilaster- flat columns Engaged column- column that is attached to the wall Velarium- cloth that is stretched over coliseum to protect people from storms Amphitheatre- oval theater with seats hat gradually rise from a central arena Domus- Latin word for house; elite Atrium- opening in roof Cubicula- lain word for room Basilica- municipal hall, courthouse, city hall Dome- arch rotated around a circumference of a circle Forum- square of rectangle open space- downtown area Caesar Augustus- grand nephew of Julius Caesar. Crushes forces in Egypt. Augustus means supreme....
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- Spring '08
- Ancient Rome, arch- large arch, Barrel vault- series