egg and anchor
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egg and dart, echinus, egg and anchor, egg and arrow, egg and tongue
echinus moldings and also on bands. In the egg-and-anchor, egg-and-arrow, and egg-and-tongue moldings, the dartlike ornament is varied in form.An egg-shaped ornament alternating with a dart-like ornament, used to enrich ovolo and
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