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Interpretations of old wood. Figuring mid-twelfth century church architecture in west Sweden

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Title: Interpretations of old wood. Figuring mid-twelfth century church architecture in west Sweden
Authors: Linscott, Kristina
Issue Date: 23-Nov-2017
University: Göteborgs universitet. Naturvetenskapliga fakulteten
Institution: Department of Conservation ; Institutionen för kulturvård
Date of Defence: 2017-12-15
Disputation: Fredagen den 15 december 2017, kl. 13, Hörsal Geovetarcentrum, Guldhedsgatan 5
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Series/Report no.: Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis
Keywords: architectural analyses
early medieval church architecture
common-tiebeam roofs
early medieval tapestry
Abstract: This thesis explores mid-twelfth century church architectures in west Sweden. The architectures are investigated in the light of a case, five parish churches’ naves, in particular their attics and surviving mid-twelfth century roofs. Working from the insight that these roofs were most likely visible from the rooms below, the thesis presents in-depth analysis of the sites, buildings, and their organisation of forms and volumes. The archaeological evidence is approached with architectural perspect... more
ISBN: 978-91-7346-929-6
ISSN: 0284-6578
Appears in Collections:Gothenburg Studies in Conservation
Doctoral Theses from University of Gothenburg / Doktorsavhandlingar från Göteborgs universitet
Doctoral Theses / Doktorsavhandlingar Institutionen för kulturvård



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