Dynka

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Dyn’ka

 

a decorative architectural detail adding to the thickness of pillars, columns, window frames, and doorframes. Its use was prevalent primarily in Russian architecture from the 15th to the 17th century. The dyn’ka was used in wooden architecture until the end of the 18th century.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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