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Crockets

Scope note

In Gothic architecture and derivatives, projecting ornaments usually vegetal in form, often regularly spaced along edges of larger features, such as gables, or used on capitals.

Term type

AAT

Getty AAT term number

30002226

Broader Terms used

<plant-derived motifs>

Equivalent Terms used

crocket

Created

12yrs ago

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