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Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature
(Lat. opus reticulatum=network), masonry constructed with diamond- shaped stones, or square stones placed diagonally. In the city of Rome this mode of decorating the surface of a wall is generally characteristic of the period of the early empire; it was frequently imitated in Romanesqume work in the tympanum of a door-way, especially in Norman work.
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McClintock, John. Strong, James. Entry for 'Reticulated Work'. Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature. https://www.studylight.org/​encyclopedias/​eng/​tce/​r/reticulated-work.html. Harper & Brothers. New York. 1870.