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in Grove Art Online

Volume Grove Art Online, issue Published in print August 1996 |
Published online January 1998 | e-ISBN: 9781884446054

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Term for any generally cylinder-shaped architectural member, for example one of the stones that form a column; a cylindrical or polygonal wall below a dome, often set with windows; or the core of a capital, Corinthian or Composite, from which the ornamentation springs.

Reference Entry.  47 words. 

Subjects: Art

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