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CARVING

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A carved figure or design in stone. Use more specific term as appropriate.

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Term Note
ARCHITECTURAL FRAGMENT A detached piece of masonry, generally worked, formally part of a stone structure. Use more specific term where known.
SCULPTURE A figurative or abstract design in the round or in relief, made by chiselling stone, carving wood, modelling clay, casting metal, or similar processes.

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