picture moulding


the edge around a framed picture
Also called: picture rail the moulding or rail near the top of a wall from which pictures can be hung

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Historical Examples of picture moulding

  • Finally on the picture-moulding I spied the celestial visitor.

    Everyday Adventures

    Samuel Scoville

  • I had to get the picture-moulding, though, and that was rather dear,—nearly two dollars.

    Just Sixteen.

    Susan Coolidge

  • Temporarily, though, Barlow, you might hang those portières from the picture-moulding.