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ID: 300002224
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300002224

 

Record Type: concept
cresting (<culminating and edge ornaments>, <components by general context>, ... Components (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Ornamental finish, usually rhythmic and highly decorative, consisting of a regular series of motifs applied to the top of walls, roof ridges, and the like; may also be used for similar decoration on furniture or glass objects.
 
Terms:
cresting (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,PN)
crests (culminating and edge ornaments) (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
kuiven (architectuur) (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)
kuif (architectuur) (C,U,Dutch,AD,U,U)
Bekrönungen (C,U,German,D,PN)
Bekrönung (C,U,German-P,AD,SN)
cresterías (C,U,Spanish-P,D,U,PN)
crestería (C,U,Spanish,AD,U,SN)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  V.PJ

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Objects Facet
Objects Facet
Hierarchy of Components (hierarchy name)
.... Components (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of components (objects parts)
........ components (objects parts) (G)
Hierarchy of <components by general context>
............ <components by general context> (G)
Hierarchy of <culminating and edge ornaments>
................ <culminating and edge ornaments> (G)
Hierarchy of cresting
.................... cresting (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Sierafwerkingen, zeer decoratief, die bestaan uit een regelmatige reeks motieven die boven op muren, dakranden en dergelijke, zijn geplaatst. De term kan ook worden gebruikt voor gelijksoortige decoraties op meubelen of glazen voorwerpen. 
German ..... Verzierte Endung, meist rhythmisch und sehr dekorativ, bestehend aus einer regelmäßigen Reihe von Motiven am oberen Ende von Mauern, Dachkanten und dergleichen; kann auch bei ähnlicher Dekoration auf Möbeln oder Glasobjekten verwendet werden. 
Spanish ..... Terminaciones ornamentales, generalmente rítimicas y altamente decorativas, consistente en una serie regular de motivos aplicados en la parte superior de las paredes, cumbrera de techos, y similares. También puede ser usado para decoración similar en muebles u objetos de vidrio. 

Sources and Contributors:
Bekrönung............  [IfM-SMB-PK Preferred]
....................  Duden [online] (2011-) http://www.duden.de/rechtschreibung/Bekroenung
....................  DWDS - Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache [online] (2008-) http://www.dwds.de/?qu=Bekr%C3%B6nung
....................  GND - Gemeinsame Normdatei http://d-nb.info/gnd/4319089-3
Bekrönungen............  [IfM-SMB-PK]
.......................  Duden [online] (2011-) http://www.duden.de/rechtschreibung/Bekroenung
crestería............  [CDBP-SNPC Preferred]
....................  Chambers, Diccionario científico y tecnológico (1979) 75
....................  Pérez Montás, La platería de la Catedral de Santo Domingo, primada de América (1993) 205
cresterías............  [CDBP-SNPC]
.......................  Comité, Plural del término en singular
cresting............  [VP Preferred]
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1973)
.................  Lewis and Darley, Dictionary of Ornament (1986) illustration
.................  Nomenclature 3.0 for Museum Cataloging (2010)
.................  Putnam and Carlson, Architectural and Building Trades Dictionary (1974)
.................  Sturgis, Dictionary of Architecture and Building (1901) Vol. 1, 711
.................  Taylor, Word in Stone (1974)
.................  Ware and Stafford, Illustrated Dictionary of Ornament (1974)
.................  Watson, History of Furniture (1976)
.................  Wood, Engish Mediaeval House (1965) GLOS
crests (culminating and edge ornaments)............  [VP]
.................................................................  Harris, Historic Architecture Sourcebook (1977) crests
.................................................................  Putnam and Carlson, Architectural and Building Trades Dictionary (1974) crests
.................................................................  Taylor, Word in Stone (1974) crests
kuif (architectuur)............  [RKD, AAT-Ned]
...................................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
...................................  Van Dale Engels-Nederlands (1989)
kuiven (architectuur)............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred]
......................................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
......................................  Van Dale Engels-Nederlands (1989)
 
Subject: .....  [CDBP-SNPC, IfM-SMB-PK, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  Van Dale Engels-Nederlands (1989)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Legacy AAT data
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......... Van Dale Engels-Nederlands (1989)
German .......... [IfM-SMB-PK]
.......... IfM Berlin
Spanish .......... [CDBP-SNPC]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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