Sentence Examples

  • These differ from Caryatids, which bear the architrave on their heads.
  • The Romans used to place the image of the goddess, crowned with flowers on festive occasions, in a sort of shrine in the centre of the architrave of the stable.
  • The main object was to clear the Doric temple of Athena, built about 470 B.C. This temple is remarkable for a sculptured architrave which took the place of the ordinary frieze.
  • The architrave of the larger, known as Porta di Civita, measures about 17 ft.
  • The architrave is threefold and bears a frieze with lion-heads, on which rest a moulding and cornice.

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