relieving arch

Isaac Kremer/ January 14, 2018/ / 0 comments

An arch embedded in a wall; used to relieve the section below it of weight from above. A relieving arch is often found over a lintel or a flat arch. Photo from Montecatini, Italy, 2018. (Phillips, 1994)

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