Detail View: Design Library Image Collection: Shibam: Vernacular Clay High-Rise Architecture

Accession Number: 
155795
Order Title: 
Archivision Addition Module TWO--6,395 images
Type of View: 
partialView
View Title: 
View of typical street (note curve of wall due to structural thickening at base)
Date of View: 
2/15/1993
Image Rights: 
¿ Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc.
Source Institution: 
Archivision, Inc.
Collection: 
Addition Module TWO
Culture: 
Yemeni
Subject: 
Housing
Work Types: 
Architecture; dwellings; houses
Work Types: 
complexes; sites (locations); historic sites
Work Types: 
built environment; settlements and landscapes; inhabited places
Preferred Title: 
Shibam: Vernacular Clay High-Rise Architecture
Agent Display: 
unknown (Yemeni)
Date: 
ca. 1600-1900 (inclusive)
Materials: 
mud brick (sun baked clay)
Technique: 
construction (assembling)
Locations: 
Shibam, South Yemen, Yemen
Location Type: 
(site)
Classification: 
Architecture
Classification: 
History and Culture