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Doric order

Scope note

Architectural order characterized by columns generally without bases, relatively simple capitals, and a frieze composed of alternating triglyphs and metopes.

Term type

AAT

Getty AAT term number

300067406

Broader Terms used

architectural orders

Term used for

order, Doric

Created

11yrs ago

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