Zoophorus


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Zoophorus

A horizontal band bearing carved figures, animals or persons, especially a sculptured Ionic frieze.
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zoophorus

A horizontal band bearing carved figures of animals or persons, esp. the Ionic frieze when sculptured.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.