bed moulding

noun architect

a moulding in an entablature between the corona and the frieze
any moulding below a projection

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Examples from the Web for bed moulding

Historical Examples of bed moulding

  • Small rectangular blocks in the bed-moulding of a cornice, originally representing the ends of the slats which formed the ceiling.

    History of Ancient Art

    Franz von Reber