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BUCRANE [1 record]

Record 1 2018-01-25

English

Subject field(s)
  • Architectural Elements
DEF

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

French

Domaine(s)
  • Éléments d'architecture
DEF

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

Spanish

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