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A model of the construction of the basilica

The crane

read an English translation of Vitruvius' books "On Architecture", use this link to Bill Thayer's site at the University of Texas. Cranes are described in Book X  

see another crane model at the Nyon Roman Museum

This model was made by Hugo Lienhard in 1995.

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This page was updated on 19 June, 2004 by K. Epps

Unless otherwise mentioned, all photos are by Katharine Epps.
Sauf mention contraire les photos sont de Katharine Epps