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And so by being keyed became secure. It is in this way that the granaries of Rameses II at Thebes are con- and structed, also the galleries at Khorsabad. D. 550, where the enormous barrel vault of the central hall, with a span of 86 ft. and a is Chosroes II height of 105, is constructed of brickwork laid in this 1 It fashion, but in this case set in excellent mortar . should be added that this method requires an end wall 1 Spiers, op. tit. p. 77. The lower part of the arch for about half way up with horizontal courses, and the section of the vault is elliptical, with the long diameter upwards, which of course reduced the inclination of the is laid courses and made them less likely to fall before the ring was keyed.

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