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chimney piece

noun
1.
Chiefly British, mantelpiece.
2.
Obsolete. a decoration over a fireplace.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15
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  • The large drawing room to the right or east features a paneled dado, modillion cornice, and projecting paneled chimney piece.
  • The principal design element of the room is the chimney piece located on the end wall between two windows.

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