The epistyle is commonly spoken of by its Roman name, architrave.
C is one of the Faces of the Sabliers which serve instead of an architrave.
There is an inscription on the sculpture of the architrave of the faade which has been a great bone of contention.
The architrave, for example, has three facias instead of being plain.
Above the architrave casing across the lintel of these deeply recessed doorways a frieze and pediment form an effective doorhead.
The entablature is a positive triumph in cornice, frieze and architrave.
In the soffit of the architrave are sunk panels of various patterns, the six-armed cross occurring twice.
The wooden columns had no capitals, and the only architrave was the horizontal beam that supported the rafters of the roof.
At the top of each side, under the architrave, the name of the wind is inscribed in Greek characters.
The columns are all fluted, and all taper gradually as they rise to the architrave.