engaged column

17:55 Aug 30, 2018
English to Italian translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Architecture / oroscopo
English term or phrase: engaged column
pillars/columns in Ancient Egypt could be:
Free-standing or engaged.
Io ho pensato/trovato autoportanti o semicolonne/incorporate
Qualcuno sa il termine esatto?
Grazie!
Gaia Sibilla
Italy
Local time: 14:08


Summary of answers provided
3colonna incassata
martini


  

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colonna incassata


Explanation:
In architecture, an engaged column is a column embedded in a wall and partly projecting from the surface of the wall, sometimes defined as semi or three-quarter detached.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Engaged_column


Nella successiva monofora,separata dalla precedente da una colonna incassata,troviamo altri motivi 'decorativi' geometrici o simbolici
http://www.duepassinelmistero.com/Abbazia di Fontanella.htm

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Note added at 12 hrs (2018-08-31 06:07:53 GMT)
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anche semicolonna (DE: Halbsäule) da non confondere con la lesena


arch. pilastro che si presenta come una colonna sezionata longitudinalmente, spec. con funzione meramente decorativa
https://dizionario.internazionale.it/parola/semicolonna

martini
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