Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.
The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



a circular painting or relief. Often the term “tondo” is used to describe only the circular representations of the Madonna and Child characteristic of Italian Renaissance art of the Florentine school from the mid-15th to the early 16th century.


Hauptmann, M. Der Tondo. Frankfurt am Main, 1936.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.


A circular plaque or medallion.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Police identified the suspects as Amador Cabauatan, 72, of Juan Luna Street and Christian Garcia, 37, of Dagupan Street both in Tondo Manila.
Moreno said that the arrest of Bacani was made following surveillance operations around Tondo.
SMC will put up the food bank on a 1,000-square meter facilitywhich used to be a beer warehouse and distribution center in Barangay 101 in Tondo.
Targeting residents of Tondo and those living in the Port Area, Intramuros, Divisoria and the Camanava (Caloocan-Malabon-Navotas-Valenzuela) area, Urban Deca Homes Manila addresses the housing needs in the most densely populated area in Metro Manila.
The opening games saw Dota beat Bahrain Precast 54-43, Havelock 31 overcome Cresent Global 31-21, DHL win over Bahrain Air-Alkomed 52-32, Tondo prevail over Gudaibiya West 34-19, Mang Gurio blasting the Hackers 60-46, and Kenda Tyres shocking Union Press 48-47.
What follows in the next chapter is a reformulation of her 1993 article on the tondo that becomes a springboard for her discussion of the cultural, social, intellectual, and religious trends in Florence.
Raxabago police station reported that a minor was collecting trash for their junk shop when he discovered the body floating in Estero De Sunog Apog River in Barangay 172, Zone 15, Gagalangin, Tondo at 6:30 a.m.
Spanish victory was confirmed on June 3, 1571 when indios, led by a brave man from Macabebe, Pampanga, were annihilated in the naval Battle of Bangkusay, a Tondo estuary.
THE Bureau of Customs (BOC) said it intercepted and seized P55 million worth of fake cigarettes and electronic products after raiding a warehouse in Tondo, Manila on Wednesday.
These included Gerolamo Corradi, Petro Antonio Guerzo de Crema, Tondo di Tondi,(13) Polidoro, Benedetto Ferrari, and Bartolino Topina "dicto el Filosofo."