wall exterior panels from samarra

The original ninth-century panel was found in situ during the excavations of Samarra in 1911 13. It was probably carved rather than molded and was decorated with a delightfully complex pattern. A geometric frame composed of interlocking hourglass- and arrow-shaped forms divides the surface into fields filled with ...


With the conquest of Central Asia, the influence of Soghdian architecture increased. In Samarra the stucco and wall paintings are similar to that of the palaces of Panjakent in what is now Tajikistan. Later, in the 12th and 13th centuries, architecture in the lands ruled by the Abbasids became dominated by Seljuk architecture.


Fig. 6 Stucco Wall Panel beveled style Where: Samarra When: Unknown Material: Stucco Use: Decoration Significance: Unknown Pg 22. ... Decorative yeseria panel from Abbasid Samarra, in Style C, or the "bevelled style", century .... Jillian KnInspiration #ArtDeco Exterior detail, Sinclair Building, Main Street, Fort Worth.


Unitized Megapanel. A hybrid that combines the features of a wall with a window where individual panels have no structural dependency with adjacent panels. These panels can achieve a variety of architectural and performance intentions that could not be achieved with traditional construction and are designed for efficient ...