ceiling ornament

ceiling medallion, ceiling ornament, ceiling rose

A ceiling ornament, usually cast in plaster; often a luminaire or chandelier is hung from its center; see medallion, 2.
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Removing the battery turns the smoke alarm into an ugly ceiling ornament serving no purpose.
Alterra went to great lengths in an effort to create an authentic North Pole setting which included 800 feet of Christmas lights and 30 decorated Christmas trees, accompanied by an abundance of wreaths, garlands, wrapped presents, ceiling ornaments, oversized candy canes, artificial snow, and more.
Every piece of intricate molding, including rosettes, cornices and ceiling ornaments, was designed and applied to evoke old-world elegance and appear part of the original decor.