Origin of dripstone
Examples from the Web for dripstone
The dripstone sections of their capitals are therefore unnecessary and ridiculous.The Stones of Venice, Volume I (of 3)|John Ruskin
But you will be as doleful as a dripstone if you marry for money.Father Goriot|Honore de Balzac
Sometimes two or more lancets are grouped together side by side under a single 'dripstone' or hood.Cheshire|Charles E. Kelsey
Those that flank the portal have each a large niche at the bottom, with engaged shafts, and the head and dripstone trefoiled.
In the above-mentioned wall is an Early English doorway, with a dripstone adorned with the nailhead moulding.