ARCHITECT, Spanish
(active 8th century in Toledo)

Interior view

700-50
Photo
Santa María de Melque, San Martín de Montalbán (Toledo)

Santa María de Melque, a Mozarabic-Visigothic church was constructed in the first half of 8th century, probably as a maousoleum, and later redesigned as a church. The plan is cruciform, with a central apse, the two lateral apses were added later. Inside it has very pronounced horseshoe arches.

View the cross section and ground plan of the building.




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