What are characteristics of Byzantine architecture?


The architecture from the Byzantine or Later Roman Empire is called the Byzantine architecture. In this architecture, brick and plaster were used for the decoration of structures. Besides, curved decoration was replaced by the mosaics.
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Byzantine architecture of Byzantine Empire gradually emerged as distinct
Before the Gothic period, Romanesque architecture featured open, semicircular arches. Pointed arches ended in a point, rather than being semicircular in shape. As noted in the book
byzantine architecture: the style of architecture developed in the Byzantine Empire developed after the 5th century
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