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Synonyms for coffer

an ornamental sunken panel in a ceiling or dome

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a chest especially for storing valuables

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Principal Hayley are also reinstating the ballroom's original coffered ceiling, raising it by three metres to unveil a second set of windows which have been hidden for the past three decades.
The deep coffered ceiling admits indirect daylight through clerestory slots and artificial illumination can also be regulated to orchestrate different moods.
Its walls of polished marble and its ornate coffered ceiling speak of prosperity and civic pride, instilling confidence in wouldbe depositors.
The 360-seat theater has a new lobby and reception area with coffered ceiling and arches.
Each space still feels distinct: The deep, coffered ceiling in the dining room and the level change between the living and dining areas create separate zones and noise buffers.
The floor was marble, as was the fireplace; the heavy wooden shelves were painted black and polished with beeswax; and the coffered ceiling seemed to be made of the same wood.
Inspired by the Palladian architecture of the clubhouse exterior, the dining room is replete with 24-foot coffered ceiling 2 and luxurious panel moldings gleaming in Benjamin Moore's Super White satin finish.
How should we regard the prominent coffered ceiling in the Last Supper is it a trapezoid, or a rectangle in dramatic perspective?
Here, Bernkopf installed skylights between the existing roof trusses and tucked fluorescent tubes along the edges of the new, more interesting coffered ceiling.
In Neal Communities' Vision model at Forest Creek ($239,900), grasscloth covers recesses in a coffered ceiling and adds texture to walls beneath a chair rail.
The dish arrives with two large spicy wafers pointing to the Grand Lux's dazzling coffered ceiling and a refreshing mango salsa topping.
And the same scalloped grid--looking like a hazy coffered ceiling or egg-crate packing material--appeared in pink, aqua, red, and yellow.
A room should be equipped with an expanded metal coffered ceiling.
The 150,000 s/f 136 Madison Avenue building's main lobby features three magnificent, multi-tiered chandeliers hanging from the coffered ceiling.