This lesson discusses Etruscan architecture and its influence on the Roman Empire.
Image of Reconstruction of Etruscan Temple, Creative Commons, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Villa_Giulia_ricostruzione_del_tempio_etrusco_03.JPG; Image of Apulu from Portonaccio Temple, Veii, Public Domain, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:GiorcesVeiiApollo1.jpg; Image of Etruscan Arch, Perugia, Photo by Marc Liger, Creative Commons, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Perugiaarcoetrusco.jpg
A type of vault consisting of a rounded arch extended forward in space.
The stone that lies at the top of an arch and holds the entire arch together.
A type of arch that consists of a semicircle.
The stones that make up an arch.