Composite order


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Related to Composite order: Corinthian order, Classical orders
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a Roman order that combines the Corinthian acanthus leaves with the spiral scrolls of the Ionic order

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Under the West Northumberland (Waiting and Loading) Composite Order 2011, areas in The Square, Clap Shaw and Shildon Road and stretching to the county boundary would come under new restrictions.
His SS Luca e Martina (1634), one of the first curved fronts in Baroque Rome, hasclosely packed columns in the Composite order, probably in tribute to that of the adjacent Arch of Septimius Severus, a point not mentioned by Merz.
The market will handle displayed and non-displayed orders in one composite order book.
Most unusual, though, was the signature of a woman under several lines of Latin text engraved beneath the image, explicitly dedicating it to students of architecture: "This volute from an ancient capital of a Numidian stone column of the composite order, in St.
The Doric was seen as simple and honest, but the more decorative Corinthian and Composite orders were associated with immorality, even licentiousness.
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