Sentence Examples

  • A sentimental reformer in architecture, he began at the cornice, not at the foundation.
  • Portions of the coloured terra-cotta slabs which decorated the cornice and other architectural members have also been discovered.
  • Between the pediment and the cornice a thick corded moulding is carried round the main building.
  • Above these ties are the cornice brackets and beams, corresponding in general design to the cornice of the walls, and the intermediate space is filled with open carvings of dragons or other characteristic designs.
  • The chief type of agricultural society is the cornice agricole, an association for the discussion of agricultural problems and the organization of provincial shows.

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