Hamilton Halton Construction Association   Ontario Architecture  
Mohawk College Building and Construction
home Contact Building Styles Building Terms About This Site


Originally this element was the wooden overhang of the roof. Translated to stone, brick, iron, and steel, it became any projecting shelf at the top of a ceiling, roof, or pediment. These can be highly decorated.

Thunder Bay
Thunder Bay
Rome - Italy
Siena - Italy
San Jeronimo - Granada - Spain
Gaudi - Casa Batllò - Barcelona - Spain
Ca' D'Oro - Venice - Italy (15th c.)