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  • Frieze of animals, mythological episodes at the base of Hoysaleswara temple, India In interiors, the frieze of a room is the section of wall above the picture rail and under the crown moldings or cornice. — “Frieze - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Cavalry from the Parthenon Frieze, West II, 2–3, British Museum. At present, the majority of the frieze is at the British Museum in London (forming the major part of the Elgin Marbles); the largest proportion of the rest is in Athens, and the remainder of fragments shared between six other. — “Parthenon Frieze - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • It took the form of a Greek temple on top of a base decorated with sculpted friezes, and is thought to have been built in the early fourth century BCE as a tomb for Arbinas (Lycian: Erbbina, or Erbinna), the Xanthian dynast who Each of the four sides of this frieze represents the siege of a city. — “Nereid Monument - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

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