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Gateway

The frame for the gate or a passageway in a fence or exterior garden wall. In medieval times these were imposing structures built over entrances to provide defense and entrance control.

   
 
Baba Ganoud - Marrakech (13th c.)
     
Palace - Istanbul - Turkey
 
       
 
San Gimingnano - Italy (13th c.)
 
Tarquinia - Italy (13th c.)
 
Porta Settimiana - Rome - Italy (1500)
 
       
 
Alhambra - Seville - Spain
 
Bab Bou Jeloud - Fes - Morocco (1350)
 
Ravenna - Italy