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Extrados

The exterior curve of an arch taken from the outside of the voussoirs or the visible boundary of the outside of an arch. These can be quite ornate. (The inside curve of an arch is the intrados or soffit. )

   
 
Kingston
   
Vicenza - Italy
 
       
 
Gananoque
 
Woodstock
 
Paris - France
 
       
 
Volubilis - Morocco 200 C.E.
 
Bab el Mansour - Meknes - Morocco
 
Milan - Italy