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Fig. 107 is a shaped spandrel, such as is fixed in the recess of a sideboard or cupboard or shop window fitment.Woodwork Joints|William Fairham
In each spandrel of the main arcade is cut an elaborate rosette before which stands the shaft that mounts to the vault-springing.
Each spandrel is pierced by trefoils and quatrefoils, and at the apse the triforium spandrels are entirely covered with foliage.
Two out of the eight large spandrel pictures round the dome are already executed.Old and New London|Walter Thornbury
The roof, which is of chestnut, is of hammer-beam construction, with moulded spandrel brackets and circular shafts.A Comprehensive History of Norwich|A. D. Bayne