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In classical architecture, the top of an Order, horizontally divided into cornice, frieze, and architrave, supported by a colonnade

Found in the Doric, Ionic, Corinthian, Composite, and Tuscan orders

Found in classical Greek and Roman architecture and derivatives, including Beaux Arts Classicism, Classical Revival, Federal, Georgian Revival, Greek Revival, Neoclassicism, Renaissance Revival, Second Empire


Examples from Buffalo architecture


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Photos and their arrangement 2002 Chuck LaChiusa
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