in height, and it 'presents a skilful transition from a square base into an octagonal superstructure, which in its turn is surmounted by a pyramidal spire of the most exquisite open work in stone.
It is an Early English and Decorated cruciform building of red sandstone, with a tower surmounted by a beautiful open-work crown.
The open work was filled up with whitewash, the painting and gilding effaced, the furniture soiled, torn or removed.
The parish church of St James is a fine Perpendicular building, with a lofty spire, and a beautiful open-work roof over the nave.
high, surmounted with an open-work crown.
spandrels of the doorway in open-work.
The Chapel of the Girdle has good frescoes by Agnoio Gaddi (1365), a statue of the Virgin by Giovanni Pisano, and a handsome bronze open-work screen.
"They seem like open-work," remarked the boy, gazing intently.
It is relatively modest, but has detached columns and a big segmental pediment and the spandrels of the doorway in open-work.
The rings all feature an oval, open-work gallery with multiple brilliant cut stones.
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