Sentence Examples

  • Heavy ribs of tile-cresting with large terminals are carried along the ridge and the slope of the gable.
  • TUDOR FLOWER, or Cresting, an architectural ornament much used in the Tudor period on the tops of the cornices of screen work, &c., instead of battlements.
  • STELE, the Greek name (aT'lX1J) for a pillar or vertical slab of stone or marble, sometimes decorated with bas-reliefs and bearing inscriptions, and generally terminated with a cresting (EfriOnpa) enriched with the anthemion plant.
  • From its base on the cresting to its finial.