The house above was said to be on the identical site of a suburban retreat of the admirable Tiberius; there was the old sinner's private theatre with the tiers cut clean to this day, the well where he used to fatten his lampreys on his slaves, and a ruined temple of those ripping old Roman bricks
, shallow as dominoes and ruddier than the cherry.
A metal gate with boulders around the edges and pieces of Roman brick
and tile was also found as well as a ditch with Roman pottery.
The red roman brick
facade is accentuated by rusticated limestone base, quoins and trim.
More complete is the remarkable Constantine Basilica, a Roman brick
building that was once the revolutionary Christian emperor's throne hall and later a church.
The volunteers also cleaned and sorted small artefacts which had previously been discovered at Arbeia including pieces of Roman pottery, animal bones and Roman brick
The 25-foot-wide mansion between Fifth and Madison avenues, with a commercial zoning overlay, was fully restored in 2006 and has a neo-Renaissance facade of rusticated limestone and Roman brick
Though perhaps more familiar for its skill in using timber, in this instance brick--a long, thin, almost Roman brick
-is brought into play with equal assurance and sensitivity.
There is a further method to these low ceilings: They provide a sense of well-being, particularly on a rainy night when you're sitting by the fire, enclosed by the high back of the couch, the projecting ceiling, and the deep scalloped hearth built of the very same Roman brick
the architect used in his Oak Park, Illinois, house.
The original library is a two-story Roman brick
structure with limestone trim that was built in 1910 with partial funding from Andrew Carnegie.
Exhibited i n an ancient space, these large metal forms ended up sharing with the Roman brick
and marble an idea of ancientness that transcends real time and even the physicality and weight of the work's constituent elements.
The property is clad in limestone and buff Roman Brick
The building's exterior has been reclad in a burnished orange-red Roman brick
referencing the neighborhoods past architectural charm.