Apex stone

apex stone

[′ā‚peks ‚stōn]
(architecture)
The uppermost stone in a gable, pediment, vault, or dome; usually triangular, often highly decorated. Also known as saddle stone.

Apex stone

The uppermost stone in a gable, pediment, vault, or dome, usually triangular, often highly decorated.

apex stone, saddle stone

The uppermost stone in a gable, pediment, vault, or dome; usually triangular, often highly decorated.
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