Poval

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Poval

 

in Russian wood architecture, the broadening of the upper part of a framework by a gradual overlapping of the logs to form a cornice. The poval is the foundation of hipped and sloping roofs; by extending the roof well beyond the walls, it protects them from rain.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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