Definition of Floriations
1. floriation [n] - See also: floriation
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Floriations
Literary usage of Floriations
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Treatise on Heraldry, British and Foreign: With English and French Glossaries by John Woodward (1896)
"... stones and pearls, and heightened with ten (entire) golden fleurs-de-lis, alternating with as many floriations resembling crosses-fleary set with gems. ..."
2. The University Museum, Section of Oriental Art by John Getz (1917)
"... a rich golden yellow body color on the outer band with floriations. ... showing skilful distribution of floriations and varying details. ..."
3. The Connoisseur by George Colman, B. Thornton (1905)
"... and engraved with floriations. griffins, etc., the lower part fluted, a chain attached to the lion masks, egg and dart mouldings on the foot. ..."
4. A History of the Pianoforte and Pianoforte Players by Oskar Bie, Ernest Edward Kellett, Edward Woodall Naylor (1899)
"Still, the contrapuntal conception is the basis of the structure; but simply harmonised floriations of melody are interwoven, so that the clavier almost ..."
5. Ivories by Alfred Maskell (1905)
"Many of the pawns in the Lewis set are ornamented on the broader face with beautiful designs of conventional floriations ..."