monumental stone

monumental stone

A dimension stone of adequate size and quality for use in carving a monument or a memorial.
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The focus of these years was on the monumental stone towers of the third millennium B.
Pump at Bolton A monumental stone in the churchyard marks the final resting place of Henry Jenkins who died in 1670 at the reputed age of 170.
There have been reports of monumental stone blocks on the river bed so we hope to get divers involved.
5-meter-high rooms were constructed with monumental stone blocks, while the floor of subterranean room is some 7.
A rocking chair-friendly porch fronts the larger cabin which has a double-height living/dining room with monumental stone fireplace, a compact kitchen, one bedroom plus a sleeping loft, and a surprisingly roomy bathroom with twin pedestal sinks and a shower space lined in classic white subway tiles.
The model for a monumental stone statue in the garden of the Villa Arconati, Castellazzo di Bollate (an 18th-century villa just north of Milan), the asking price for this expressive rendition of the sculptor's first thoughts was 650,000 [euro].
Ranging from monumental stone sculptures located in the store rooms of provincial Indian small- towns, to Chola bronzes from Tanjore, and manuscripts about magic painted for the Mughal Emperor Akbar from the library of the Nawabs of Rampur; the exhibition will provides a variety of artwork, many of which, have never been publicly exhibited or published.
Archaeologist Veselin Ignatov, who was involved in the discoveryry of another the chariot near the southeastern village of Karanovo, said around 10,000 Thracian mounds - part of them covering monumental stone tombs - are scattered across the country.
Highlights include an installation of three monumental stone yogini goddesses from a 10th century Chola temple, ten folios from the first illustrated compilation of asanas made for a Mughal emperor in 1602, and the first film ever produced about India, Thomas Edison's "Hindoo Fakir" (1906).
He continued: "We're delighted with the response we get and really pleased with the special monumental stone that was donated to Oakridge Golf Club by Midland Quarry Products in memory of the youngsters whose lives ended that sad day in November 2000.
Doris Srinivasan devotes much of her essay to cogent arguments for the authenticity of monumental stone sculptures of goddesses from the Mathura region.
Exterior renovations include the addition of a monumental stone staircase and reflecting pool on the plaza between buildings Three and Four.