Columns in the Natural History Museum of London. It was built from by Alfred Waterhouse after the original designer Francis Fowke died. As can be seen from these columns, Waterhouse added his own Romanesque touches.
Tufted purple banquette and those cozy balloon chairs at the Corinthian Club in Glasgow. Admire the sculpted ceiling and long windows too. But the purple takes my breath away!
Corinthian Greek Helmet National Museum - A GREEK BRONZE HELMET OF CORINTHIAN TYPE ARCHAIC PERIOD, CIRCA EARLY 6TH CENTURY B.C. Hammered from a single heavy sheet, of domed form, the neck-guard flaring, the elongated almond-shaped eye holes bevelled at the edges, bordered along the perimeter with small perforations.
I like the way this column is shaped and it has a slight elegance to it
Justice Design Ambiance CER-4705 Corinthian Column Open Wall Sconce
The Justice Design Ambiance CER-4705 Corinthian Column Open Wall Sconce has the look of ancient architecture brought into the modern age. This ceramic Corinthian column wall sconce is open at the top and bottom for plenty of light. It's offered in a choice of available hand-painted finish options. The sconce requires one bulb, and your choice determines if the bulb is included or not. Endless, inimitable lighting - that's what Justice Design deals in. More than 200 different shapes, 3...
columns corinthian Corinthian columns are the most ornate, slender and sleek of the three Greek orders. They are distinguished by a decorative, bell-shaped capital with volutes, two rows of acanthus leaves and an elaborate cornice. In many instances, the column is fluted.
Corinthian type helmet, flexible cheek guards, & two eye openings on either side of a long nose guard) appears to have been severely battered by blows, probably during battle. Fairly cylindrical shape is typical of earlier Corinthian helmets.The pins inserted into holes along the edge of the helmet were attachment points for a leather lining, Circular hole in nape guard may have resulted from the attachment of the helmet to a post in the sanctuary, a typical method for displaying votive…