from its base on the cresting to its finial.
Parker in the Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society, Journal asiatique, Revue numismatique, Asiatic Quarterly, &c. (C. EL.) EPI, the French architectural term for a light finial, generally of metal, but sometimes of terra-cotta, e forming the termination of a spire or the angle of a roof.
The gable is finished with molded bargeboards and a carved finial, which on close examination appears to be dated 1647.
cabochon stone on the finial is a simple rub-over stone for setting in a bezel.
Most customers choose a decorative ridge cresting with finial which appears historically.
It is a Maldon Iron Works example with a conical finial.
Details: On the traffic island is a Maldon Iron Works post with semicircular parish finial.
Roof: slates with simple gray clay roof tiles; broken stone finial at end of chancel.
wooden finial to porch, elaborate stone cross finials to Yale Chapel and chancel.
The cake stand has a very pretty floral decorated pottery plate, with a chrome handle, which has a green celluloid finial.
Roof: slates, red clay ridge tiles; metal cross finial on the porch and another decorated metal finial on the chancel.
The gabled top is surmounted by a cross finial.
finial on chancel only.
finial on the chancel gable, another above the porch.
Roof: slates with worn red ridge tiles; cross finial set back slightly from east end.
It is a square block on a square column, topped by a ball finial.
A wrought iron cross finial from the east end now lies alongside the south wall of the nave.
Roof: slates, gray clay ridge tiles of simple form, metal cross finial at east end.
flanged tile or perhaps the base for an attached finial.
ivory tusk finial from the Congo has figures seated in separate rows, rather than a spiral.
Roofs: slates with black ceramic ridge tiles; sandstone coping, kneelers and celtic cross finial at east gable end.
Why did it have a ball and spike finial and why did it seem so slender?
surmounted by a cross finial.
The third smaller ivory tusk finial from the Congo has figures seated in separate rows, rather than a spiral.
A finial is the end cap of the rod which serves two purposes.
You can also purchase the rod separately and then choose a finial from a wide variety of designs.
A Finial can make or break the overall look of your window treatment.
A fleur de lis finial is a popular addition to curtain rods and even tie backs.
Some decorative rod and finial makers make interchangeable options so you can swap out your finials for a new look without even changing your rods.
Perhaps the most decorative part of all window treatment hardware is the finial.
For instance, one end of the rod might have an arrow or spear tip finial, while the other and has a scrollwork type of design.
Choose a finial (decorating end for rod) that matches the style of the draperies.
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