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A bracket, elbow, or console at the top of a wall or window jamb to support a cornice.
ancon, (pl.) ancones
1. A scrolled bracket or console, 1 which supports a cornice or entablature over a door or window.
2. A projecting boss on a column drum or wall block.
3. A cramp to fasten blocks of stone.