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TERMINAL FIGURES

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Originally appearing in Volume V26, Page 642 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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TERMINAL FIGURES, also called " termini " or " terms," in architecture, figures of which the upner parts only, or perhaps the head and shoulders alone, are carved, the rest running intoa parallelopiped, and sometimes into a diminishing pedestal, with feet indicated below, or even without them (see HERSIAE).
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