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Technical study of the roof of the Mosque

11/01/2010 admin 1

The masterpieces made by Islamic carpenters, about alfarjes, preserved in the Iberian Peninsula, are the roof of the mosque of Cordoba Alhama and the roof of the church of San Millan de Segovia. The Cordoba ceiling was […]

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Las vigas expoliadas

23/01/2009 Esteban 1

The beams of the Mosque of Cordoba have written a “open case“in the recent history of the city recently come to auction at Christie's Room, five of them finally sold 1,5 million. […]

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The larch beams incorruptible Mosque

21/01/2009 admin 0

African larch wood, medium-sized tree that was introduced from Africa and appears in the wild in Southeast of the Iberian Peninsula, has traditionally been highly valued for joinery and marquetry work, since it is […]

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On the beams of the Mosque

14/01/2009 admin 1

From its origin The roof was all larch , and beams and planks were adorned of work and paintings. Some have said that this wood was brought from Africa, but having tradition of growing up in […]