horizontal cornice

horizontal cornice

The level cornice of the pediment under the two inclined cornices. See also: Cornice
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horizontal cornice

The level cornice of the pediment under the two inclined cornices.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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"We picked up the strong horizontal cornices and decorative details of Tribeca's architecture," he adds, "re-formed them and transported them onto our building in a very contemporary way that makes them truly functional, but that still has a lot to do with pure surface decoration."

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