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Oliphant, Margaret Oliphant

Oliphant, Margaret Oliphant

James Oliphant (1734—1818) Church of Scotland minister

Margaret Oliphant

Outhouse, Oliphant

Betty Oliphant (1918—2004)

Laurence Oliphant (1829—1888) diplomatist, traveller, and mystic

Laurence Oliphant (c. 1496—1566) landowner

Laurence Oliphant (1529—1593) nobleman

 

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(from Fr. cor d'olifant, elephant's horn).

Holeless type of cow‐horn made of ivory, introduced into the W. from Byzantium in medieval times. Became symbol of royalty, owing to rich carving and decoration.

Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design.


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