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anthemion

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(pl. anthemia).1 Decorative group of leafy forms resembling a radiating cluster of flowers on the same plant, and called by some a honeysuckle: it occurs in Classical architecture above acroteria, on ...
Ornament and pattern

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Vegetal, geometric and other forms of ornament play an unusually important role in the architecture and visual arts of the Islamic lands, where virtually all surfaces are decorated (see Subject ...
persona

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1 Gargoyle carved as a grotesque mask.2 Antefix, or stop to the ends of the joint tiles of an Antique temple, appearing at the cymatium or corona of the cornice.
stele

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An upright carved stone marking an antique grave.

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