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  7. architectural elements
  8. [surface elements and surface element components]
  9. surface elements (architectural)
  10. [moldings and molding components for architecture]
  11. architectural moldings
  12. [architectural moldings by form]
  13. [architectural moldings by form: motif]
  14. paternosters
Scope note
Rows of bead-like architectural ornaments, named for the resemblance, when seen in cross section, to prayer beads ("paternoster" referring to the "Our Father" prayer).
Accepted term: 15-Jul-2024