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Decorated Features (continued - see Decorated Styles 1 for Tracery types)

 

There are many architectural features associated with the Decorated style.  Nine of these are illustrated below

using local examples:

 

1  ogee-shape                           2  trefoils                         3  quatrefoils

4  dagger                                   5  mouchette                  6  naturalistic foliage

7  ballflower                              8  crocketed gables        9  tierceron vault (for later lierne vault see Perpendicular)

 

Decorated Styles 2 (details)

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