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corbel table

noun
1.
a horizontal masonry construction, as a cornice or part of a wall, supported on corbels or on arches supported on corbels.
Origin of corbel table
1400-1450
1400-50; Middle English
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  • The horizontality of the building's facade is emphasized with belt courses and a corbel table beneath the cornice line.
  • The cornice, which runs the width of the facade, consists of a brick corbel table and a wide stone band.
  • The three bays are delineated by full height brick pilasters, and a brick corbel table runs the width of the original facade.
  • In the level above is another round arch opening with louvers, topped by a corbel table.
  • The corbel table and the grotesques were designed and constructed to incorporate electric lighting elements.

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