Flashcards in Materials Deck (10):
What 3 stone were used?
Tufa, limestone and travertine
What marble was used?
White marble and coloured marble
What was tufa?
Solidified volcanic mud
Strength of limestone?
What happens to travertine when its exposed to air?
What colours could the coloured marble be?
Yellow, green, grey and red
What was a benefit of concrete over stone?
What is concrete made out of?
Its a mortar, made of lime, sand and water
What is opus incertum?
Wall facing consisting of small stones set irregularly