Origin of cyma
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The corresponding cyma was of the same material and similarly decorated.
The cornice is of grey marble with a 'cyma recta' section, and is carved with an upright leaf.Byzantine Churches in Constantinople|Alexander Van Millingen
The Doric cyma is commonly called the beak-moulding, the Lesbian cyma the cyma reversa.History of Ancient Art|Franz von Reber
When the crowning moulding of an entablature is of the cyma form, it is called a “cymatium.”
The parapet above, including its cyma and corona, is one half the height of the parapet below.Ten Books on Architecture|Vitruvius