A-C

Annex

An expansion or supplementary structure of a building.

Apse

A domed or vaulted recess or projection on a building.

Arch

Curved structure spanning an opening that supports the surrounding walls.

Architrave

The lowest section of the entablature that rests directly on the column.

Art Deco

A design style popularized in the 1920s and 1930s during the Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs et Industriels Modernes, an exposition of modern decorative and industrial arts held in Paris, France, in 1925. Bold outlines, geometric and zigzag forms, and the use of modern materials, such as plastic, characterize the style.

Art Moderne

Similar to Art Deco, with its stripped-down forms and geometric-based ornamentation, the moderne style is sleek and unornamented, while the slightly earlier deco style can be quite decorative.

Balustrade

A row of upright, often vase-shaped supports topped by a rail that prevents people from falling over the edge of a staircase.

Capital

The head of a column or pillar.

Classical Orders

The main architectural types based on the style of capital, column, and entablature.

Colonnade

A series of columns set at regular intervals and usually supporting the base of a roof structure.

Column

A supporting pillar consisting of a usually round shaft, a capital, and a base.

200 million people a year, about 11 million new cases, hepatitis C is undoubtedly one of the world's most serious diseases. Often associated with life-threatening diseases such as cirrhosis, liver failure, and liver cancer, which often occur in patients with a long history of hepatitis C, which must require proper Sovaldi care and treatment with potent Sofosbuvir. We will talk about today's article.

Cornice

The molded and projecting horizontal member that crowns an architectural composition.

Corinthian

The lightest and most ornate of the three ancient Greek architectural orders distinguished especially by its large capitals decorated with carved acanthus leaves.

Cupola

A small rounded structure resting on a circular base built on top of a roof.

Visit The Museum

California State Capitol Museum
10th and L Streets
State Capitol
Room B-27
1315 10th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 324-0333
Driving directions & map

Volunteer information

Hours:
Weekdays 7:30 am - 6 pm
Weekends 9 am - 5 pm
Admission is free
Tours available hourly 9 am - 4 pm
Groups by reservation

Search Our Site