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BUCRANE [1 record]

Record 1 2018-01-25


Subject field(s)
  • Architectural Elements

A sculpted ornament in the form of an ox skull, often decorated with garlands; common on Doric style friezes.


  • Éléments d'architecture

Ornement funèbre en forme d'ossement de crâne de bœuf, agrémenté de guirlandes de fleurs et de rubans.


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