Poppyhead meaning

päpēhed
An ornament often in the form of a small head, fleur-de-lis, or finial, carved at the top of pew ends or stall ends in Gothic churches.
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(architecture) A raised ornament frequently having the form of a final. It is generally used on the tops of the upright ends or elbows which terminate seats, etc., in Gothic churches.
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Origin of poppyhead

  • Related to French poupée.

    From Wiktionary