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XIV. fig. most common adorned bases 35 ; the yet frequently simply , because the uppermost a is quantity fig. 34. that proven in of rolls being often 3, In fig. 39 there are 4 of lead, through which the shaft is fixed. few changes of this way happen very advanced. is ; ; yet now not yet they're seldom Fig. forty three is from the nave-pillars at Bottisham, MANUAL OP GOTHIC MOLDINGS. ninety four close to Cambridge 38 fig. ; from the arcade within the woman is right here the decrease Chapel at Ely, labored in Purbeck marble. member is the roll-and-fillet, which partly constructed in forty-one, fig. no longer is the facet hole of the Attic base. ordinary profile ; it Tintern — it really is from Over and Histon instance which keeps a novel hint in its an ; higher member PL. XV. fig. three, is of of un- from the chancel at Over, Transition to is PL. XIV. Perpendiculav. unusual. fig. 33, is from the nave-piers at already spotted as a specimen of the inverted scroll- molding. Fig. forty four is from Boston. this kind is commonplace past due within the sort. embellished bases are usually stilted, or raised above the flooring, with the plinth shaped by means of graduated levels or tables, as sooner than defined. This precept used to be carried to an extravagant extra the following variety in a few cases, in ; western tower at Ely, the uppermost is member The reduce 8 ft from the floor. as these less than the stands six or maybe a part of adorned bases occasionally octagonal, or polygonal, as within the columns which aid the octagon at Ely ; and occasionally those faces are within the embellished columns help- fluted or hollow-chamfered. ing the vault of the woman Cbapel at Wells, the base-moldings are raised a substantial top from the flooring. within the choir at the Temple Church (1240), the primary of stilting the bases may well * be obvious, the plinth being very huge and excessive, and the moldings approximating to the adorned profile. rather than the 3 half-rounds which often represent the adorned base, one member, in most cases the second one, yet frequently the first, is occasionally, as what may be have been, scooped out within the heart, in known as the inverted wave-molding, with a purpose to an ogee curvature. girl Chapel, it This obvious in PL, is Ely), forty, and forty two. the following type (PL. examine PL. XXI. XV. fig. York Cathedral, with figs. 1 6, XIV. figs. shape 36 (from the consequently the bell-shaped base of and a couple of) was once instantly derived. a adorned base from the nave of fig. eight, a Perpendicular base from Ripon BASES. the pointy under-edge Cathedral. former instance is ninety five member of the second one within the a unusual function, decisive of embellished paintings. So comparable, even though, are the 2 kinds, that a few natural Deco- could rated bases sometimes be came upon which might were both right in a Perpendicular column. turns out from different to be derived rolls This ogee curve which we've seen have been used within the bases, being a ordinary repetition. It doesn't seem to ensue in early, or geometric to prevent edition adorned.