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1 Acrostolium.

2 Pelta ornament common on Classical friezes (especially in the Roman Doric Order according to Vignola), consisting of a wide shield-like form with its extremities on either side returning as heads or scrolls.

3 Circular shield of small size.

Subjects: Architecture.

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