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Plaine enclosed within a curve and a horizontal line that connects the springing points. Mostly found above windows or doors and often filled with decorations.

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1tympanum from Carolus Magnus (Charlemagne)Carolus Magnus (Charlemagne)
Arch. J.Bilmeyer & J.Van Riel.
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Gentleman's house, Eclectism, mosaic, tympanum, column dividing a window or door, window with round arch, semi-circular (round) arch, Jozef Van Riel, Jules (Julius-Petrus) Bilmeyer
BELGIUMANTWERP5.4 / 22521897
2tympanum from The GreyhoundThe Greyhound
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Renaissance, half-relief, tympanum, facade, ledestone, balegemstone, scutcheon, armorial bearings, coat of arms, cross-bar frame, corbeling out, Armand Janssens
BELGIUMGHENT5.5 / 14991570
3tympanum from The White PelicanThe White Pelican
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Renaissance, tympanum, fronton, facade, bullion (oculus), corbeling out
BELGIUMBRUGES5.5 / 18381672
4tympanum from Saint-Gertrude's churchSaint-Gertrude's church
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Church, tympanum, half-relief, western tower, semi-circular (round) arch, staircase turret, staircase tower, embrasure, baptismal font, three-aisled, doorway (porch), pillar, nave, J. Vandenberk, Auguste Van Assche
5tympanum from Genuese LogeGenuese Loge
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Guildhall, Gothic, lancet, tympanum, tympanum, trilobate, trefoil tracery, tracery, ledestone, balegemstone, quatrefoil, doorway (porch), facade, bell-shaped gable, gable, pillar, corbelstone, nave, aisle, cellar
BELGIUMBRUGES5.3 / 24331399
6tympanum from The new small towerThe new small tower
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:New Baroque, shellwork, Ionic colons, tympanum, pearspire, stone, oriel, projecting window, cartouch, stepped gable, tower, facade, brick, gable, bay, span, Oscar De Breuck
BELGIUMBRUGES5.6 / 14641885
7tympanum from The Crowned HeadsThe Crowned Heads
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:medaillon, facade, tympanum, bullion (oculus), volute, bust
BELGIUMGHENT5.4 / 1918~ 1560
8tympanum from House 16th centuryHouse 16th century
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:stepped gable, cross-bar frame, tympanum, brick facade, Brugian span, tracery, trilobate, trefoil tracery, anchor, facade, outer wall pier
BELGIUMBRUGES5.3 / 1852~ 1525
9Hostens house
Keywords:House in a row, New Baroque, doorway (porch), tympanum, statue (as an ornament), arched corbel course, pillar, Poireaux
10tympanum from Saint-Theodor's Church (Sveti Todor)Saint-Theodor's Church (Sveti Todor)
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Church, semi-circular (round) arch, saddleback roof, tympanum, single-aisled, brick
BulgariaNessebar5.5 / 95
11tympanum from Saint-Sulpices' church (in Neerheylissem)Saint-Sulpices' church (in Neerheylissem)
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Church, Norman (Romanesque), window with round arch, organ, tympanum, three-aisled, passage under semi-circular arch, doorway (porch), furniture
12tympanum from Begijnhofkerk Sint-AgnesBegijnhofkerk Sint-Agnes
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Church, Baroque, Early gothic, Norman (Romanesque), tunnel vault (barrel vault), tympanum, wall painting, side altar, high altar, main altar, choir, chancel, tympanum, passage under semi-circular arch, three-aisled, bay, span, pier arch, central aisle
13tympanum from Church of Our LadyChurch of Our Lady
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Church, Early gothic, Gothic, Neo-Romanesque, pointed arch, western tower, doorway (porch), marble, transept, choir, chancel, radial chapel, tympanum, three-aisled, ambulatory, triforium, organ, nave, bust, bronze, bay, span, Jan Van der Asselt, Melchior Broederlam, van Peteghem, P. Schyven
14tympanum from Saint Jacob churchSaint Jacob church
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Church, Norman (Romanesque), Neo-Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, column dividing a window or door, western tower, crossing tower, spire, arched corbel course, tympanum, crocket, semi-circular (round) arch, transept, dead window, ledestone, balegemstone, marble, choir stalls, choir, chancel, radial chapel, high altar, main altar, mausoleum, communion rail, tabernacle, nave, confessional, ambulatory, Auguste Van Assche, Gaspar de Craeyer, Nicolaas Roose (de Liemaeckere), Jan Boeckhorst, Jan Van Cleef, K. Van Poecke
BELGIUMGHENT5 / 2312~ 1150
15tympanum from Charles Van RobaeysCharles Van Robaeys
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Corner house, Neo-gothic, stepped gable, tympanum, trefoil arch, bay, span, Charles Van Robaeys
BELGIUMBRUGES5.7 / 19081870
16tympanum from Holy Hart Church of Blauwput (in Kessel-Lo)Holy Hart Church of Blauwput (in Kessel-Lo)
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Church, Neo-Romanesque, semi-circular (round) arch, arched corbel course, foliage capital, doorway (porch), tympanum, three-aisled, flanking aisle, side aisle, tympanum, pillar, brick, central aisle
BELGIUMLEUVEN5.4 / 18611873
17tympanum from A.Lammens house - The Tree Van EycksA.Lammens house - The Tree Van Eycks
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Villa, New Renaissance, Neo-gothic, recessed balcony, loggia, asymmetry, asymmetric, asymmetrical, frieze, breastwork, parapet, fronton, staircase turret, staircase tower, tympanum, bust, shellwork, scutcheon, armorial bearings, coat of arms, Jacob Gustaaf Semeij, Jan Van Eyck
BELGIUMGHENT5.2 / 44201900
18tympanum from Ghent GateGhent Gate
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Town gate, Illuminated, Gothic, pointed arch, tabernacle, statue (as an ornament), cross-bar frame, staircase turret, staircase tower, trilobate, trefoil tracery, tracery, tympanum, tower, cross ribvaulting, diagonal rib vault, Jan van Oudenaerde
19tympanum from House of the free boatsmenHouse of the free boatsmen
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Guildhall, Illuminated, Late gothic, Gothic, Renaissance, basket-handle arch, finial, tympanum, Christoffel vanden Berghe
20tympanum from Hof van GruuthuuseHof van Gruuthuuse
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Museum, Palace, Statue, Gothic, Neo-gothic, dormer, Brugian span, pointed arch, stone, pointed gable, tympanum, breastwork, parapet, cross-bar frame, galery, tabernacle, tunnel vault (barrel vault), console, modillion, bracket, Louis Delacenserie
21tympanum from Sainte Mary on Wieze churchSainte Mary on Wieze church
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Church, Late gothic, Neo-gothic, lancet arch, pointed arch, buttress, tower, tracery, quatrefoil, pinnacle, sandstone, trefoil arch, glass frame, trilobate, trefoil tracery, tympanum
GermanySoest5.6 / 148
22tympanum from Saint-Basilius and Holy Blood chapelSaint-Basilius and Holy Blood chapel
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Chapel, stairhall, choir, chancel, crypt, groin vault, window with round arch, three-aisled, pillar, pier, tympanum, Jean-Baptist Bethune, Louis Delacenserie
23tympanum from Our-Ladies' chapelOur-Ladies' chapel
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Church, Chapel, Brabantion Gothic, lancet, pointed arch, crocket, finial, scutcheon, armorial bearings, coat of arms, doorway (porch), pinnacle, buttress, choir, chancel, tympanum, Auguste Van Assche, Koning Leopold I
24tympanum from Van Rijswijck VillaVan Rijswijck Villa
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Gentleman's house, facade, limestone, sandstone, tympanum, Jacob Gustaaf Semeij
BELGIUMGHENT5.4 / 21431897
25tympanum from Sainte-MariachurchSainte-Mariachurch
Arch. Louis Van Overstraeten - Gustave Hansotte
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Church, Eclectism, New Bysantin, Gothic, Neo-Romanesque, dome (cupola), capital, arched corbel course, flying buttress, doorway (porch), mosaic, semi-circular (round) arch, choir, chancel, pillar, tower, radial chapel, tympanum, Louis Van Overstraeten, Gustave Hansotte