A Preliminary Study on the Main Ridge Decoration of Buildings in Yuan, Ming, and Qing Dynasties in Guanzhong Area
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Keywords

Guanzhong area
Roof ridge ornament
Color
Grade indication

DOI

10.26689/jard.v6i3.3815

Abstract

The function of roof ridge ornament is irreplaceable in the facade modeling of traditional Chinese architecture. Taking the ornament in the Ming and Qing Dynasties in Guanzhong area as an example, this paper summarizes and analyzes the appearance characteristics, and internal cultural connotation of the ornament that is currently present in the Guanzhong area from the aspects of its decorative content, color, and grade indication. Further, make relevant discussions, hoping to supplement the research of ancient ornament.

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