simple vault

simple vault

A vault which has a smooth, continuous intrados; has no cross arches or ribs.
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Responding to these and to the character of the wide-open, rolling landscape, the architects conceived a series of templates, simple vaulted buildings measuring 14.4m x 7.2m and linked by primary and secondary circulation routes.