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Triglyph

Found in Doric entablatures, a block separating the metopes, having three vertical channels. The design for the triglyph comes from the original wood design; the three vertical channels are translated from a built-up beam that would have been the support for the architrave and roof.

   
London - England
Siena - Italy
 
   
     
   
Parthenon - Athens
 
 
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Propylea - Athens
 
       
       
Hadrian's Villa - (120 A.D.)
Florence - Italy (1500)
L'Aquila - Italy (1800)
       
       
Renaissance Palace - Granada - Spain
Renaissance Palace - Milan - Italy
Venice - Italy