Signature stone

Signature stone

A stone, found on many 18th- and 19th-century dwellings, carved with the date of completion and the name or initials of the owner, usually embedded in the wall over an entry door or in a gable.

signature stone

signature stone
A stone, found on many 18th- and 19th-century dwellings, carved with date of completion and the name or initials of the owner; often embedded in the wall over the entry door or in a gable.
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based Signature Stone, two towns are now connected via a 10-ft.
It was here at Boulder Park that Young would playfully experiment with his signature stone architecture.
A Zerobact is available on its newest Signature Stone Collection in a large slab format and in six new colors: Copper Dune, Angel Jasper Brown, Black Cosmic, Fusion WOW, Naica Quartz, and Quartzite Cielo.
House of Wagyu has distinguished itself with their signature stone grills.
Morgan designed the administration building, a dining hall, a chapel, housing for guests and employees and a large auditorium in addition to the signature stone gate entrance and the roads around the property.
Most homes feature a grand entry foyer with signature stone mosaic tile floors, ceiling medallions, intricate moldings and up to three fireplaces, the majority with hand-carved mantels.