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Margaret Henderson Floyd, Martin D. P. Hammond, Anthea Brian, Nicholas J. Moore, Yves Calvet, Robert Ousterhout, David H. Kennett, Robert Noah, G. Berends, Terence Paul Smith, Maria Brykowska, Sheila S. Blair, Jonathan M. Bloom, Margret Carey, Michael D. Willis, Sian E. Jay, David M. Jones and A. Elena Charola

in Grove Art Online

Volume Grove Art Online, issue Published in print August 1996 |
Published online January 1998 | e-ISBN: 9781884446054

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Small, regular-sized unit, usually of clay but also of calcium silicate (sand and lime) or concrete, used as a building material.

Keywords: Materials and techniques; History and uses; Conservation

Reference Entry.  26127 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Art

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