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ID: 300101468
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300101468

 

Record Type: concept
round towers (towers (single built works), <single built works by form: massing or shape>, ... Built Environment (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Circular stone towers which taper toward the top, have a conical stone cap, four to five internal floors, and an entry door high above the ground; common in Ireland, associated with churches, and probably built between the 10th and 12th centuries.
 
Terms:
round towers (preferred,C,U,LC,English-P,D,U,PN)
round towers (Dutch-P,D,NT,PN)
round tower (C,U,English,AD,U,SN)
round tower (Dutch,AD,NT,SN)
towers, round (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
torres redondas (C,U,Spanish-P,D,U,PN)
torre redonda (C,U,Spanish,AD,U,SN)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  V.RK

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Objects Facet
Objects Facet
Hierarchy of Built Environment (hierarchy name)
.... Built Environment (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of Single Built Works (hierarchy name)
........ Single Built Works (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of single built works (built environment)
............ single built works (built environment) (G)
Hierarchy of <single built works by specific type>
................ <single built works by specific type> (G)
Hierarchy of <single built works by form>
.................... <single built works by form> (G)
Hierarchy of <single built works by form: massing or shape>
........................ <single built works by form: massing or shape> (G)
Hierarchy of towers (single built works)
............................ towers (single built works) (G)
Hierarchy of round towers
................................ round towers (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Wordt gebruikt voor ronde stenen torens die aan de bovenkant toelopen, met een kegelvormige stenen kap, vier tot vijf verdiepingen en een toegangsdeur hoog boven de grond; veelvoorkomend in Ierland, verbonden met kerken, en waarschijnlijk gebouwd tussen de 10e en de 12e eeuw. 
Spanish ..... Úsese para designar una torre de piedra circular que se estrecha hacia la parte superior, con un casco cónico de piedra, de cuatro a cinco plantas interiores, y una puerta de entrada elevada por encima del suelo. Común en Irlanda, se encuentra asociada a las iglesias y, probablemente, se construiría entre los siglos X y XII. 

Sources and Contributors:
round tower............  [RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
.......................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
round towers............  [GCI Preferred, RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred, VP Preferred]
.......................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......................  AATA database (2002-) 157255 checked 26 January 2012
.......................  CDMARC Subjects: LCSH (1988-)
.......................  Craig, Architecture of Ireland (1982) IND
.......................  Harris, Dictionary of Architecture and Construction (1975) 415
.......................  McCullough and Mulvin, Lost Tradition (1987) IND
.......................  Webster's Third New International Dictionary (1961)
torre redonda............  [CDBP-SNPC Preferred]
..........................  Blunt, Arte y Arquitectura en Francia, 1500 -1700 (1983)
torres redondas............  [CDBP-SNPC]
.............................  Comité, Plural del término en singular
towers, round............  [VP]
..........................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
 
Subject: .....  [CDBP-SNPC, GCI, VP]
............  AATA database (2002-) 157255 checked 26 January 2012
............  Avery Index (1963-) Towers--round
............  RIBA, Architectural Keywords (1982) Towers: round
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Legacy AAT data
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-SNPC]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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