Illustrated Architecture Dictionary
...................... Illustrated FURNITURE Glossary

Arcade
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Architecture

1. A series of arches supported by pillars, piers or columns

2. A roofed passageway or lane, especially one with shops on either side

Arcade window:  central mullion and 3 round arches. Example: Palazzo Medici-Riccardi

Interlacing arcade/intersecting arcade: An arcade, especially a blind one, composed of arches resting on alternate supports and overlapping in series where they cross

See also:
Blind arcade ... Vocabulary - Churches in Buffalo, NY


Furniture

A shaped piece which is fixed between the leg of a settee or chair, or below the frieze rail of a table, cabinet, or chest; usually it is decorated with carving, or is pierced or shaped

Found in almost all styles of architecture


Examples from Buffalo:

Other examples:


Photos and their arrangement 2002 Chuck LaChiusa
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