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William G. Godden Collection: GoddenE5

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  • Title: The Pantheon, Rome
  • Creator(s): Godden, William G.
  • Date:
  • Location: EUROPE/Rome/Western Europe/Italy
  • Structure: Pantheon

Description: The Pantheon showing the brick facing at the top of the drum. Walls of the drum are 6m thick, and as shown here are strengthened by large brick arches and piers. The mortar is high quality and the aggregate was carefully selected and varies from heavy basalt at the base of the drum to light pumice at the top of the dome. (Rome, Italy)

See also:
Historic domes

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