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The horizontal architectural member - stone, wood or metal - that spans an opening and supports the weight above it.

Chapel de Saint Hubert - Amboise - France (1500)
Paris - France
Vicenza - Italy (16th c.)
Ravenna - Italy (16th c.)
Rome - Italy (15th c.)
Hospital de la Santa Creu - Barcelona - Spain - early 20th c.
Volubilis - Morocco - (200 )
Megeve - France - (17th c.)