WIT Press

Preservation Of The Korean Masonry Monuments

Price

Free (open access)

Paper DOI

10.2495/STR950091

Volume

16

Pages

8

Published

1995

Size

1,038 kb

Author(s)

D. Abruzzese, V. Molinaif & S. Rotondo

Abstract

The south Korea has many interesting civil and religious historical buildings. Part of these are still in wood, another part, a few number are in stone. Between the latter ones we can put the Buddhist pagodas with their interesting structure, a local interpretation of the original Indian stupa. The paper presents the preliminary results related with cooperative research between Italians and koreans researchers and particularly the historical aspects and some consideration on the alteration of materials. 1 Introduction In Korea the conservation and preservation of the historical buildings was for long time very far from the culture of the people. There i

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