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wreaths Sentence Examples

  • Important features of Greek sacrifice, though not necessarily found in every rite, were the putting of wreaths and pieces of wool on the victim, the gilding of its horns, the lustration of the officiant and the sprinkling of those present with holy water.

  • Above this comes a row of circular shields, adorned with intricate arabesques, while bands and wreaths of lilies are everywhere scupltured on the windows, balconies, tambours and cornices, adding lightness to the fabric. The whole is raised on a platform 7 ft.

  • Women's ornaments consisted of brooches (fibulae), bracelets (armillae), armlets (armillae, bracchialia), ear-rings (inliures), necklaces (monilia), wreaths (coronae) and hair-pins (crinales).

  • In the morning the Tehama, as seen from the mountain tops, appears buried in a sea of white cloud; towards noon the clouds drift up the mountain slopes and cover the summits with wreaths of light mist charged with moisture which condenses on the trees and vegetation; in the afternoon they disappear, and the evenings are generally clear and still.

  • ment and of the struc ture of the disk to their identification of "trochus" and "cingulum" with the preoral and postoral wreaths of the trochophore larva.

  • Here, probably, the wreaths were presented to the victors.

  • and oak wreaths.

  • The collar is formed of Lombard crowns, oak wreaths and the monogram F.

  • The Roman glaze is thick and coarse, but usually of a brilliant Prussian blue, with dark purple and apple-green; and high reliefs of wreaths, and sometimes figures, are common.

  • The horse, the dolphin (the symbol of the calm sea) and the pine-tree, with wreaths of which the Isthmian victors were crowned, were sacred to him.

  • Scribonius Libo, representing the puteal of Libo, which rather resembles a cippus (sepulchral monument) or an altar, with laurel wreaths, two lyres and a pair of pincers or tongs below the wreaths (perhaps symbolical of Vulcanus as forger of lightning), see C. Hiilsen, The Roman Forum (Eng.

  • These are combined in wreaths, scrolls and frets, as exquisite in design as they are beautiful in colour, and relieved by the pure white marble in which they are inlaid, they form the most beautiful and precious style of ornament ever adopted in architecture.

  • (i) They put on white garments and often baptismal wreaths or chaplets as well.

  • The epithet "violet-crowned," used of Athens by Pindar, is due either to the blue haze on the surrounding hills, or to the use of violets (or irises) for festal wreaths.

  • In the centre is the statue of the Tsar Alexander II., who is looked upon as the protector of the liberties of Finland, the monument being annually decorated with wreaths and garlands.

  • The walls have panels of lapis lazuli, some hung with wreaths of laurel in green jasper, within similar borders.

  • poppy wreaths placed there by the British Legion.

  • Only family wreaths adorn the graveside while hundreds of floral tributes, scarves and football tops have been moved to a makeshift shrine nearby.

  • Flowers had been pulled from the wreaths and the marker cross carelessly tossed behind some other graves.

  • His grave bears poppy wreaths placed there by the British Legion.

  • It turned out they were preparing funeral wreaths for the next day.

  • wreaths on the grave of martyr James Hammett.

  • Rienzi's power, however, was recognized in Naples, whence both Queen Joanna and her bitter foe, King Louis of Hungary, appealed to him for protection and aid, and on the 15th of August he was crowned tribune with great pomp, wreaths of flowers being placed on his head.

  • Important features of Greek sacrifice, though not necessarily found in every rite, were the putting of wreaths and pieces of wool on the victim, the gilding of its horns, the lustration of the officiant and the sprinkling of those present with holy water.

  • Above this comes a row of circular shields, adorned with intricate arabesques, while bands and wreaths of lilies are everywhere scupltured on the windows, balconies, tambours and cornices, adding lightness to the fabric. The whole is raised on a platform 7 ft.

  • Women's ornaments consisted of brooches (fibulae), bracelets (armillae), armlets (armillae, bracchialia), ear-rings (inliures), necklaces (monilia), wreaths (coronae) and hair-pins (crinales).

  • In the morning the Tehama, as seen from the mountain tops, appears buried in a sea of white cloud; towards noon the clouds drift up the mountain slopes and cover the summits with wreaths of light mist charged with moisture which condenses on the trees and vegetation; in the afternoon they disappear, and the evenings are generally clear and still.

  • ment and of the struc ture of the disk to their identification of "trochus" and "cingulum" with the preoral and postoral wreaths of the trochophore larva.

  • Here, probably, the wreaths were presented to the victors.

  • and oak wreaths.

  • The collar is formed of Lombard crowns, oak wreaths and the monogram F.

  • The Roman glaze is thick and coarse, but usually of a brilliant Prussian blue, with dark purple and apple-green; and high reliefs of wreaths, and sometimes figures, are common.

  • The horse, the dolphin (the symbol of the calm sea) and the pine-tree, with wreaths of which the Isthmian victors were crowned, were sacred to him.

  • Scribonius Libo, representing the puteal of Libo, which rather resembles a cippus (sepulchral monument) or an altar, with laurel wreaths, two lyres and a pair of pincers or tongs below the wreaths (perhaps symbolical of Vulcanus as forger of lightning), see C. Hiilsen, The Roman Forum (Eng.

  • These are combined in wreaths, scrolls and frets, as exquisite in design as they are beautiful in colour, and relieved by the pure white marble in which they are inlaid, they form the most beautiful and precious style of ornament ever adopted in architecture.

  • (i) They put on white garments and often baptismal wreaths or chaplets as well.

  • The epithet "violet-crowned," used of Athens by Pindar, is due either to the blue haze on the surrounding hills, or to the use of violets (or irises) for festal wreaths.

  • In the centre is the statue of the Tsar Alexander II., who is looked upon as the protector of the liberties of Finland, the monument being annually decorated with wreaths and garlands.

  • The wreaths were so nearly alike that none of those who were with the king could point out any difference.

  • "One of these wreaths." said the queen, "is made of flowers plucked from your garden.

  • He looked at the wreaths from every side.

  • The queen was standing quite near to it with the two wreaths still in her hands.

  • Near the end of May, the sand cherry (Cerasus pumila) adorned the sides of the path with its delicate flowers arranged in umbels cylindrically about its short stems, which last, in the fall, weighed down with good-sized and handsome cherries, fell over in wreaths like rays on every side.

  • The fire died down for a moment and wreaths of black smoke rolled from under the roof.

  • Some, however, some also interpret the crowns to be wreaths of martyrdom, since true marriage entails self-sacrifice on both sides.

  • Only family wreaths adorn the graveside while hundreds of floral tributes, scarves and football tops have been moved to a makeshift shrine nearby.

  • Flowers had been pulled from the wreaths and the marker cross carelessly tossed behind some other graves.

  • It turned out they were preparing funeral wreaths for the next day.

  • John then joined Education Minister Estelle Morris laying wreaths on the grave of martyr James Hammett.

  • When you buy Christmas wreaths online, there are two main factors to consider: do you want fresh or artificial wreaths.

  • If you decide on fresh wreaths, you need to find an online store that creates the wreaths as they are ordered and ships them within a few days.

  • Artificial wreaths are just as good to purchase online, but the major downside is that the nice ones go early.

  • When you are ready to go shopping online for wreaths, check out some of the following websites.

  • Alpine Farms provides handcrafted and fresh wreaths for the Christmas season.

  • All the wreaths are constructed on sturdy wire frames.

  • The one thing to keep in mind-and not just with Alpine Farms-is that no two handcrafted wreaths will look the same, and will definitely not look exactly like what's pictured.

  • Alpine Farms also has a small selection of shaped wreaths like a candy cane and a cross.

  • Rockdale Wreaths offers a large selection of fresh Christmas wreaths made from Balsam Fir.

  • When you buy Christmas wreaths online from this company, you can choose from over 25 different wreaths.

  • The wreaths are also handcrafted with berries, pine cones, and a few different choices of bow color.

  • The traditional red and white are on most of the wreaths, but you can also pick a blue bow that they use to represent Hanukkah.

  • Rockdale Wreaths also specialize in fundraising opportunities.

  • A Wreath 4 All Seasons is a family-owned business and has some of the most decorated wreaths you may find.

  • This company uses many types of evergreens from the Pacific Northwest to handcraft their wreaths.

  • The Christmas wreaths pop with excellent color while retaining the natural scent of the pine.

  • You can also purchase dried wreaths made from natural materials that you can preserve for the entire holiday season.

  • After you check out the Christmas Wreaths, surf on over to their other departments.

  • They also carry spring, summer, and fall wreaths as well as other seasonal wreaths (like Thanksgiving) and special themed wreaths.

  • The company is based on a Maine island and the people of the island and the nearby Penobscot Bay villages handcraft the wreaths.

  • Besides wreaths, you can also purchase tons of other items like candles, mugs, jewelry, flower arrangements, and books written by authors from Maine.

  • When you buy Christmas wreaths online, you probably are tired of the artificial, manufactured wreaths you can get at the big box retailers.

  • Many retailers also offer Christmas wreaths, garlands, and other greenery as well for coordinated holiday decorations.

  • You can get ornaments, yard art, wreaths, candles, snow globes, or just about anything you can think of to decorate your house and yard this Christmas.

  • During the holidays hardware stores like Menards and Lowe's carry holiday items like ornaments and wreaths.

  • Some get saved for holiday baskets and sachets, and some get placed around the house, in wreaths, inside glass pitchers, and tied with a purple ribbon in the bath.

  • Accents and accessories include wheat shafts, lavender wreaths and sprigs, roosters and wrought-iron railings and lamps.

  • This a great time of year for adding green wreaths to your walls.

  • Add bows in winter colors to wreaths you already have, or tie bows around candle bases.

  • Wreaths - Christmas wreaths can be made of holly, berries, bells, bulbs or even candy.

  • Wreaths work inside or outside, so stock up.

  • Small wreaths look great hanging from bedroom doors.

  • Homemade wreaths - No need to shell out for fancy wreaths from the store; make your own at home.

  • Decorative wreaths look beautiful hung on your front door, on interior doors, and over doorways and archways in your home.

  • Decorative wreaths are also wonderful wall art and themed centerpieces for the holidays or a special party.

  • Decorative wreaths are for all seasons and all reasons.

  • Widely available from florists and many gift boutiques and online retailers, many decorative wreaths are simple to make and creating your own unique decorative wreaths is rewarding and less expensive than store bought.

  • Wreaths also come in a variety of sizes and shapes such as circular, heart-shaped, rectangular, triangular, diamond-shaped, and square.

  • For the creative among us, making your own unique decorative wreaths can become an enduring passion.

  • Many people become so proficient at creating decorative wreaths, they start a business in their homes and sell locally at craft shows or online.

  • There are two basic techniques used to make an infinite variety of decorative wreaths.

  • You can continue to carry out your winter wonderland look in garland and wreaths.

  • Patriotic decor with a Christian influence is commonly seen in wall plaques, figurines, wreaths and tapestries.

  • Wreaths: Punch a scalloped circle from dark green paper.

  • Arrange plastic or glass angels around the tabletop wreaths.

  • You'll find leaf garlands here and dried flower wreaths, there's even a fall leaves tree.

  • Large wreaths with bows in your wedding colors can be placed on the front doors as guests enter.

  • Pew décor can be small wreaths or even a white bow with mistletoe in the center.

  • Use dried cornstalks to create shocks that flank the doors and hang wreaths that match the fall flowers used throughout the rest of the wedding.

  • Instead, hang dried miniature floral wreaths that have been adorned with acorns and pinecones.

  • Sea Glass Wreaths would be perfect around thick pillar candles in a wedding centerpiece.

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