cavetto


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a concave molding shaped like a quarter circle in cross section

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Scotia - a hollowed moulding, more than the quarter circle of the cavetto
The monumentality asserted by large scale embellished with the key characteristics of cavetto cornices and battered walls has also been deemed appropriate for theaters, factories, and a variety of public halls, particularly those used for exhibitions.
Cavetto is a transitional style in maple solids and veneers, with optional bird's-eye maple inlays and detailing.
Cavettos of bowls may be decorated with cross-hatching, lotus petals or bands of Chinese wave patterns.