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Rib or Rib Vault

A projecting band on the interior of a roof, generally in the Gothic style, that emphasizes the design of the roof or vault.

Uffizzi - Florence - Italy (15th c.)
Baptistery - Siena - Italy (14th c.)
St. Peter's Cathedral - Geneva - Switzerland
Cathedral - Vicenza - Italy
Santa Maria delle Grazie - Milan Italy (15th c.)
Cathedral - Barcelona - Spain (1324)
Sagrada Familia - Barcelona - Spain
Gaudi - Parc Güelle - Barcelona