A variant of a mortise-and-tenon joint, used in Qutb Minar



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Description the minar has never been damaged by earthquakes; this stone suggests why -- it's a variant of a mortise-and-tenon joint; not only do they interlock, but the mortise and tenon are curved.
Date 30 December 2008(2008-12-30), 04:53:33
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