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The Illustrated Dictionary of artwork and Archaeology comprises definitions of millions of phrases and greater than seven-hundred illustrations dedicated to a huge base of material less than the widely- inclusive heading of paintings and Archaeology. incorporated during this definitive paintings are phrases utilized in structure and in such similar matters as pottery, dress, furnishings, armor, heraldry, weaving, decoration, jewellery, tune, and ecclesiastical ritual. Needlework, ivories, goldsmithery, and pigments also are generally taken care of, as are Greek, Roman, and Christian antiquities. all the compilations that went into the total paintings have been drawn from best professionals in all of the detailed topic branches.

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The door which formed the exit from the abode of the dead. Chapters lxxiii. and cxv. e. directing one"s course to heaven by stepping over the Amman. Amorevole of Verona. One of the Italian literary academies. Their device was a hedgehog with its spines laden with grapes (for its young). " among ancient Latin basilicas, a pulpit. Fig. 18 gives a representation of the ambo in the church of St. Lawrence without the walls at Rome. Ambrices, R. The cross laths {regula) inserted between the rafters and the tiles of a roof.

Used by engravers Praxiteles. Apophyge fascia or band The small or Apophysis, Arch. at the top and base of the shaft of columns. Apostle Mug. The mug or tankard shown in the engraving is of Nanconian or Nuremberg stone- ware, with figures of the twelve apostles enamelled in colours upon it. (Fig. ) Apostle Spoons are well known to have re- names from the figures of the ceived their Apostles forming the handles. Probably garments Apostyls Coats, O. E. used for mystery plays. Apotheca, Gr. and R.

A festival held at Athens in honour of Castor and Pollux, who were also called Anaktes and Anakestes. more or rest, and buttress. Similar festivals cities of and other Greece. A temple of ancient Athens, Anaceium, Gr. Slaves used to dedicated to Castor and Pollux. be sold there. The Anaclinterium, Gr. {avaKXivrrjpiov). head-board of a sofa or bed, which served as a support for the bolster and the pillow on which the sleeper's head rested. Anadem, Gr. (avdS-nna). In general a fillet or head-band ; but in a more restricted acceptation, an ornamental band, such as was worn by women and youths among the Greeks.

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